pam_radius_auth with Framed-IP-Address

Alan DeKok aland at
Fri Mar 6 23:10:03 CET 2020

On Mar 6, 2020, at 11:50 AM, António Silva via Freeradius-Users <freeradius-users at> wrote:
>>   The PAM framework doesn't assign or track IP addresses.  So I'm not sure what the goal is here.
> is to use with libreswan to authenticate the user and set and static ip address to that user. Probably other services can use other reply attributes...

  That isn't what PAM does.

  PAM authenticates user names / passwords.  That's about it.  It doesn't do DHCP, or assign IP addresses to systems.

>>> Is it possible?
>>   Modify the source code to pam_radius_auth.
> sure, i'm looking into it.

  It's very likely impossible.

  Alan DeKok.

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