Loading new clients without a restart

Matthew Newton mcn4 at leicester.ac.uk
Thu Mar 30 11:43:33 CEST 2017

> On Wed, Mar 29, 2017 at 08:51:14PM +0000, Clayton Knorr wrote:
> > Suppose you're loading your clients in from LDAP or SQL, and you need 
> > adding new clients to be relatively dynamic. Reloads don't pull in the 

On Wed, Mar 29, 2017 at 09:08:18PM +0000, Clayton Knorr wrote:
> Yeah I started looking at that (should have done my search
> BEFORE sending the email) but I'm not sure we can do that
> without serious changes to how LDAP is set up.

>From the sound of your original question, you're already getting
your clients from SQL/LDAP - and I presume building clients.conf
with a script, and then having to do a restart?

So just use a script to grab from wherever and drop files into a
directory and use raddb/mods-available/dynamic_clients. Doesn't
need to be FR config to query the database in this case.



Matthew Newton, Ph.D. <mcn4 at leicester.ac.uk>

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