Re: Unix /etc/password file in NT

James A. Tucker ( (no email) )
Thu, 20 Feb 1997 10:52:24 -0600

Place the passwd file in the Radius directory. Works GREAT! :-) Also
remember to add the passwd = "UNIX" in the users file. The exact syntax is
in the users.example file.
James A. Tucker
Internet Administrator - Region 1

> From: Daniel Beaudry <>
> To:
> Subject: Unix /etc/password file in NT
> Date: Thursday, February 20, 1997 9:38 AM
> Hello folks!
> Recently I installed Radius NT. I worked around with the users file to
> test the server with radlogin. It worked perfectely!
> Now, I want to use radiusNT as an alternate radius server, as my main
> radius server runs under Solaris on a Sun. I use the /etc/passwd and
> /etc/shadow file to authenticate the users.
> I download my /etc/passwd file to my NT box, and managed to put the
> secret password from the shadow file to the passwd file.
> When I test one of the user that is setup in the /etc/passwd file, it
> looks like there is no link between RadiusNT and the file that is in the
> folder c:\etc\passwd.
> B.T.W., is this file is at the correct location?
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