See if that will improve the performance. Also how BIG is your Emerald
Database now? If it over the size of your RAM, try trimming/ removing older
records. This will improve performance greatly.
----- Original Message -----
From: Brad Teague <Teague@NetworksPlus.com>
Sent: Tuesday, September 21, 1999 9:06 PM
Subject: RE: [Emerald] RadiusNT failed miserably
> I think I might not have been 100% clear. The service was still running.
> RadiusNT just started failing every authentication request that came to it
> all of a sudden.... which, I'm not sure what would trigger it to do this.
> When it was in this state, a command line "authentication" command from
> terminal servers would just return a verrrrrrry long hesitation, and then
> failed authentication.
> Should I still try the same troubleshooting method? Or do you have
> ideas? The problem is that I have no idea of knowing when it is going to
> stop working. I mean, it ran for almost 7 hours before it stopped last
> I am going to try and let it run all day tomorrow while I'm here and
> hopefully I can re-create the error. In the meantime though, any more
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Dale E. Reed Jr. [SMTP:email@example.com]
> > Sent: Tuesday, September 21, 1999 6:13 PM
> > To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> > Subject: Re: [Emerald] RadiusNT failed miserably
> > Brad Teague wrote:
> > >
> > > Then, mysteriously, it will just fail. Friday night (9/17/99),
> > > bombed out on us and started failing every user that attempted to get
> > > online. This caused EXTREME problems as you can imagine for about 30
> > minutes
> > > until our emergency line got in touch with me and I was able to revert
> > to
> > > the old authentication server.
> > Define an acct/auth log file and turn on the four debug options and
> > let it run as a service like that. Also, grab RadCheck and
> > install it to restart RadiusNT. Then look at the logfile
> > entries where RadiusNT crashes/restarts and send those to me.
> > You can get RadCheck from:
> > ftp://ftp.iea-software.com/RadiusNT/beta/radcheck.zip
> > Note: Radcheck is NOT a solution. Its a temp workaround until we
> > can figure out what the problem is (sorry, I couldn't resist).
> > --
> > Dale E. Reed Jr. Emerald and RadiusNT
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