Re: Malformed packet and Ascend Max

WebWiz ( (no email) )
Wed, 15 Apr 1998 14:50:09 -0400

Steve, I am running 2 Ascend Max 2012(s) with 5.0Ap48 on one and 6.0.2 on
the other and both are authenticating from a single RadiusNT2.2 machine with
MSSQL database, not single problem has occured here. They have been up for a
while now, at least since 6.0 came out.


-----Original Message-----
From: Josh Hillman <>
To: <>
Date: Wednesday, April 15, 1998 12:47 PM
Subject: Malformed packet and Ascend Max

>> Steve Luper wrote:
>> > 2.5 looks good and I can do ODBC with WINNT using radlogin but when
>> > trying to use 2.5 in conjunction with an Ascend Max 2012, I get
>> > "Malformed packet" everytime a user tries to authenticate.
>> From: Dale E. Reed Jr. <>
>> If you send me a -x15 -X capture of the packet, I'll quote the
>> RFC telling you why its Malformed so you can send it to Ascend.
>> You might want to check which version of AOS you are running.
>> Anything before 5.0Ap42 is pretty problem proned.
>For the record, Maxes with 6.0.2 do the same thing. I added the registry
>entry and that "fixed" the problem. Have you (Dale) sent
> anything on this issue?
>Josh Hillman
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