radiusd.service watchdog timeout

Matthew Newton mcn4 at leicester.ac.uk
Thu Jun 15 12:04:08 CEST 2017

On Thu, Jun 15, 2017 at 09:34:14AM +0200, Philipp Trenz wrote:
> Iā€™m using FR 3.0.12 on a CentOS 7 and while running as service the process runs into watchdog timeout:
> ā€”ā€”>
> systemd: radiusd.service watchdog timeout (limit 1min)!
> systemd: radiusd.service: main process exited, code=killed, status=6/ABRT
> systemd: Unit radiusd.service entered failed state.
> systemd: radiusd.service failed.

Well, yeah. FreeRADIUS 3 doesn't call sd_notify, so that will
never work.

> [Service]
> Type=simple
> WatchdogSec=60

Remove this line. And it should be type=forking as well.

Simplest would be to just use the one shipped with the server:



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