3.0.17 password ending in '\' problem, LDAP backend [bug?]

Alan DeKok aland at deployingradius.com
Mon Sep 10 19:47:29 CEST 2018

On Sep 10, 2018, at 1:17 PM, Kostas Zorbadelos <kzorba at otenet.gr> wrote:
> I am talking about -f <file> in radclient. I made all tests and saw the
> constructed packets in wireshark. My guess is that you need escaping
> when reading the file, then again you use escaping when constructing the
> packet. Haven't gone through the code though.
> Another example is when I needed to send a literal '\t' (without it
> being translated to tab). I had to use the sequence
> User-Password = "test\\\\t1"
> in the radclient input file to send 'test\t1' in the constructed
> packet.
> Could it be that I am doing something wrong?

  No.  It looks like the backslash fixes aren't quite done yet.

  Alan DeKok.

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