Re: Adding new Users to Radius when running

Dale E. Reed Jr. ( (no email) )
Wed, 26 Feb 1997 14:04:16 -0800

French, ken wrote:
> Thank you so much for responding to this question.
> Maybe I could ask another question. Sounds like
> RadiusNT can only authenticate users from the 'users'
> file and not from ODBC/SQL database?

No, not correct, it can do either or both. It will NOT
automatically re-read the users files, though. It only
does that on start up.

> So to add a new user, you ;
> 1-add them to the database (ODBC/SQL)
> 2-regenerate a 'users' file (ascii text file)
> 3-radlogin newusername newuserpassword

ODBC is dyncamic. You don't have to rell RadiusNT
about the new user (it will check each time).

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