> Hi Chris, > > Thats puzzling. > Is it possible that you changed the config and HUPped the server? If so I would > suggest you restart it instead. No, I killed and restarted it. > BTW, that configuration is basically recursive: when you get it to go to > System, it will then call System again, over and over until something terrible > happens. > > It is more usual to make the System authby a separate item: > > <AuthBy UNIX> > Identifier System > </AuthBy> I had it doing this: <AuthBy UNIX> Identifier System Filename /etc/shadow </AuthBy> just in front of doing the DBFile thing, but I thought this was interesting that when I went to remove the UNIX stuff and just use DBFile that I got these results. Chris > > Cheers. > > On Jun 15, 5:23pm, Chris M wrote: > > Subject: (RADIATOR) AuthDBFile issue > > > > With this DBM file entry: > > > > chrism Auth-Type = "System", > > NAS-Port-Type = "Async" > > Service-Type = "Framed-User", > > Framed-Protocol = "PPP", > > Framed-IP-Address = "255.255.255.254", > > Framed-MTU = "1500" > > > > Why does this debug output happen: > > > > Tue Jun 15 17:20:34 1999: DEBUG: Handling request with Handler 'Realm=' > > Tue Jun 15 17:20:34 1999: DEBUG: Rewrote user name to chrism > > Tue Jun 15 17:20:34 1999: DEBUG: Handling with Radius::AuthDBFILE > > Tue Jun 15 17:20:34 1999: DEBUG: Radius::AuthDBFILE looks for match with > chrism > > Tue Jun 15 17:20:34 1999: WARNING: Could not find Identifier for Auth-Type > System > > Tue Jun 15 17:20:34 1999: DEBUG: Radius::AuthDBFILE REJECT: Could not find > Identifier for Auth-Type System > > Tue Jun 15 17:20:34 1999: INFO: Access rejected for chrism: Could not find > Identifier for Auth-Type System > > Tue Jun 15 17:20:34 1999: DEBUG: Packet dump: > > > > Here is the .cfg file entry: > > > > <Realm> > > # turn into lowercase > > RewriteUsername tr/A-Z/a-z/ > > AuthByPolicy ContinueWhileAccept > > <AuthBy DBFILE> > > Identifier System > > Filename %D/users > > </AuthBy> > > # Log accounting to the detail file in LogDir > > AcctLogFileName %L/detail > > </Realm> > > > > Thanks, > > Chris > > > > === > > Archive at http://www.thesite.com.au/~radiator/ > > To unsubscribe, email '[EMAIL PROTECTED]' with > > 'unsubscribe radiator' in the body of the message. > >-- End of excerpt from Chris M > > > > -- > Mike McCauley [EMAIL PROTECTED] > Open System Consultants Pty. Ltd Unix, Perl, Motif, C++, WWW > 24 Bateman St Hampton, VIC 3188 Australia http://www.open.com.au > Phone +61 3 9598-0985 Fax +61 3 9598-0955 > > Radiator: the most portable, flexible and configurable RADIUS server > anywhere. SQL, proxy, DBM, files, LDAP, NIS+, password, NT, Emerald, > Platypus, Freeside, TACACS+, PAM, external, etc etc on Unix, Win95/8, > NT, Rhapsody > === Archive at http://www.thesite.com.au/~radiator/ To unsubscribe, email '[EMAIL PROTECTED]' with 'unsubscribe radiator' in the body of the message.