Re: users not authenticating

Dale E. Reed Jr. ( (no email) )
Fri, 23 May 1997 21:17:03 -0700 ()

> I have tried to do an SQL Trace on the calls that
> RadiusNT is making to the SQL server and nothing appears
> in the debug window. I suspect this is because RadiusNT
> doesn't have any DDE or RPC calls in it that Trace can
> hook.

RadiusNT uses ODBC. SQL trace WILL show it.

> RadiusNT does the authenticating ok for the users in
> the flat text file, and does the accounting/logging to the
> SQL server for the users in the flat file, but won't
> authenticate any users in the SQL database.
> I have been at this awhile and would appreciate any
> and all comments on this. Below is a text capture of
> my last frustration before I go home.

You are running into the common problem of CHAP/ODBC. That
combination does NOT work with RadiusNT 1.16.90 or lower.

RadiusNT 2.2 works fine with this. Turn off CHAP on the
NAS and it will work fine.