Re: Need help running RADIUS as NT service

Dale E. Reed Jr. ( (no email) )
Sun, 6 Apr 1997 00:20:47 -0800 (PST)

On Sat, 5 Apr 1997, Jeff Tuttle wrote:

> We have a PM3 on the way and I'm preparing the RADIUS/SQL servers.

Nice box. We have had ours running for almost a month now without
a problem.

> I'm stumped on how to get radius running as an NT service. I've read all the docs. Before I HACK my way into this, does the RADIUS need to be installed as a service with instsrv or servany ??

Just open a dos prompt, change to the RadiusNT directory, then type:

radius.exe -install

RadiusNT 1.16.60 and higher runs natively as a service. Nothing
else is needs.

> I've read in the docs that the new version (60) will install natively
> as a service, I've installed it twice but no service is running. (i.e.
> nothing via 'net start')

This is probably because you haven't started it. "net start" only
shows RUNNING services. Use the control panel, services applet to
see if it installed (or just do a "net start radiusnt" and see what

> I'll be more than happy to scan an archive list of previous postings
> for the answer if I knew one existed.