Re: NAS not hearing Radius NT

Dale E. Reed Jr. ( (no email) )
Tue, 02 Jun 1998 22:57:34 -0700

Peter Mott wrote:
> I am in the process of moving RadiusNT 2.2 from one server to another.
> I installed the same license on the new box and fired it up with same config
> files, then set NAS (USR Netserver/8I ) to use my new box as primary and old
> box as secondary.
> RadiusNT receives the authenticate request from the NAS and RadiusNT
> responds, but the NAS does not seem to hear it, eventually gives up and
> authenticates off my seconday (original server).
> Anybody have any ideas on why the NAS is deaf to my new box? I have had a
> good look and everything seems the same.

Most likely because the machine RadiusNT is running on is multi-homed
and you are using the wrong ip address (response address doesn't
match address the request was sent to). If you can't resolve the
address, then you can upgrade to RadiusNT 2.5 and configure it to
listen on a single address.

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