Re: couldn't open server to find servers

Kevin Ingram ( (no email) )
Fri, 5 Jun 1998 12:23:13 -0500

I don't know about the most recent RRAS, but most versions you must delete
the CHAP & SPAP keys in (I think) HKLM\SYSTEM\SERVICES\RASMAN\PPP (pulled
from memory, if not correct email me). Restart NT machine and try it again.

Kevin Ingram

-----Original Message-----
From: Jerry Mahler <>
To: <>
Date: Friday, June 05, 1998 10:42 AM
Subject: Re: couldn't open server to find servers

>I have a Windows 95 machine dialing into a Windows NT 4.0 machine, which is
>running RRAS. The Windows NT machine is using RadiusNT 25 for
>authentication. RadiusNT is running on a separate Windows NT 4.0 machine.
>Everytime I try to dial in with the Windows 95 machine, I get rejected.
>Below is a copy of the radius debug output.
> radrecv: Request from host 9570a48a code=1, id=3, length=63
> User-Name = "test"
> CHAP-Challenge =
> Challenge-Response =
> Checking user record PW_PASSWORD type
> authChapPwd
> Sending Reject of id 3 to 9570a48a (
>I have verified that the secret on Windows NT RRAS matches that of the
>clients file on the RadiusNT machine.
>Any ideas? Perhaps I have a setting incorrect in RRAS???