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Matthew S. Crocker ( (no email) )
Mon, 8 Dec 1997 09:01:51 -0500 (EST)

> Its not final, but each service can have a prefix and suffix. Then you can
> specify them for logins. The real issue is access control. For example
> if a user is allowed ISDN access, how do you prevent them? I suppose you
> could not define an access, but what about accounts where they have say
> an email/telnet only and NOT PPP account? You have to have control and
> the extension stuff just doesn't offer any unless we really put a bunch
> of additional security (which I don't want to do). Emerald/RadiusNT
> already has that all built into it and it just doesn't seem worth
> adding several more security models to it.

Ok, this makes sense, I don't have a problem with ISDN access because we
charge the same rate, we don't do unlimited access so if the bond channels
their time meter spins twice as fast and they get charged for it.

> If you copy the passwd file into the RadiusNT directory and then put
> the users itno Emerald with "UNIX" as the password.

Ok, cool, Then can I have the passwords moved out of the passwd file into
Emerald directly as they login?

> We've started wider testing at select sites (non-production). A
> non-production beta is not that far off right now. I'm working
> thru the list of people to bring up test sites right now. Please
> don't send me email asking, as we already have enough test sites at
> this time.

Ok, Please keep me on your list so I can get it ASAP :)


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