Re: [RadiusNT] Trimnames not working

Josh Hillman ( (no email) )
Wed, 1 Dec 1999 12:55:13 -0500

From: Dale E. Reed Jr. <>
> Ok. This is another change from 2.5.175 to 2.5.205. Trimname now
> has two "options" (bits). The first Trimname=1 ONLY trims spaces
> off the front/end of the name. The Second (trimname=2 or trimname=3)
> parses out a domain from the name. In this case, the domain\user is
> considered a domain, just like user@domain. Set trimname to 3 and it
> should do what you want.

I got that taken care of now, but "DOMAIN\username" is now showing up in the
Online view as well as the Calls table, wherease before it was not. This
causes problems when looking up records in the Calls table.


> Josh Hillman wrote:
> >
> > In my registry, TrimName = 1
> > We're seeing a lot of authentication errors ("user not found") when the
> > has something in their "domain" field: somedomain\username
> >
> > Although this boils down to a misconfiguration on the customer's end, it
> > hasn't been a problem until we changed from 2.5.175 to 2.5.205 (and also
> > .206) because we had "Trim name" checked in the RadiusNT Admin. We've
> > been contacting these customers telling them to clear out the Domain
> > and it's been fixing it of course.

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