Re: A second chance RadiusNT server?

Dale Reed ( )
Wed, 01 Jul 1998 14:50:28 -0700

Mike Noel wrote:
> When RadiusNT 2.5 gets an auth request, it checks its tables to see if the
> username and password (and other check items) are correct. If they all
> are, it sends back an OK and some reply items. If the check items don't
> match, it sends a reject.
> I would like my Radius server to add a second step. If the check items
> fail, instead of sending a reject, I would like the server to forward the
> request to a different server. Kinda like the roaming service that
> RadiusNT 2.5 supports, but doing the second check only if the first one fails.
> I call this a "second chance" server. Is it possible to set this up with
> RadiusNT 2.5?

Currently this isn't possible with RadiusNT 2.5. I understand what you
want it to do, but I can't figure in what situation you would use this?

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