Re: [RadiusNT] accounting hangs with sql server

Dale E. Reed Jr. ( (no email) )
Wed, 20 Oct 1999 10:13:50 -0700

Paul Fletcher wrote:
> Hi,
> We've been using radiusnt for some time to log accounting records to text
> files - we don't use the authentication feature at all. We are now trying
> to switch to logging to a sql server database (for the time being text mode
> is enabled as well). We are having problems where radiusnt stops logging
> messages both to database and text files until we restart it - at which
> time there is a flurry of messages from the backlogs of the NAS'es.
> Has anyone come across this before, or does anyone have ideas how to fix
> it? If we turn off the sql logging, everything runs fine.

Check your accounting timeouts on the NAS. For example, Ascend
defaults to 1, which unless you have a fairly powerful SQL Server, can
easily flood RadiusNT with requests.


Dale E. Reed Jr. Emerald and RadiusNT__________________________________________IEA Software, Inc.

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