Re: Text backup

Frank Wanicka ( (no email) )
Wed, 10 Jun 1998 12:07:38 -0400

I tried to test this feature. I received an error about not having an
enterprise license (which we don't have). Is this something only for
enterprise users? we are very interested in this function.
Frank Wanicka

-----Original Message-----
From: Dale E. Reed Jr. <>
To: <>
Date: Tuesday, June 09, 1998 3:07 AM
Subject: Re: Text backup

>Ronnie D. Franklin wrote:
>> Could someone provide me what the following modes do???
>> Text Backup
>Text backup is a semi-experimental option for ODBC mode.
>> I assume this uses the text file if the ODBC database can't be found, but
I would like a more detailed senario....
>Yes. Basically if RadiusNT loads the users file when it starts and
>if it runs into ODBC problems, it will fail over to the text list.
>This hasn't been tested that much and there still is a lot of
>issues to deal with.
>> From Database
>> Not sure about this one....
>Basically, this option is suppose to tell RadiusNT to load the user
>list from the database and save it to the users file, as well as use
>it for ODBC problems. Its really just a shy step past theory right
>now. Both of those options should really be invisible, but I
>decided to see if someone want to play with them and give some feedback
>so far.
>Dale E. Reed Jr. (