Re: Dr. Watson!!!

Reid Sutherland ( (no email) )
Wed, 5 Aug 1998 13:25:42 -0400

Well then any ideas on why it's still crashing?

Reid Sutherland
Network Administrator
ISYS Technology Inc.
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-----Original Message-----
From: Dale E. Reed Jr. <>
To: <>
Date: Wednesday, August 05, 1998 12:20 PM
Subject: Re: Dr. Watson!!!

>Reid Sutherland wrote:
>> Question is, why would Radius crash to begin with on a long username? Or
>> does it for that matter? I found when I ran text mode it would puke all
>> time, but when I went straight ODBC it worked fine for awhile, then puke.
>> turned on Trim Name, seems ok now :/
>> Either way something is wrong with 2.5, because 2.3 worked fine.
>There was no 2.3 and 2.2 had the same problem. Its a buffer overrun
>that causes the problem. The latest 2.5 will reject names over 128
>characters even if trim name is enabled or not. That prevents the
>buffer overrun and corrects the problem.
>Dale E. Reed Jr. (
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