Re: [RadiusNT] Authentication errors

Dale E. Reed Jr. ( (no email) )
Wed, 12 May 1999 15:34:06 -0700

Christian Lawrence wrote:
> I tried to do some research but I can only find one place to enter the
> secret and that is in the emerald admin under servers. What am I supposed
> to be comparing this secret to? If I am comparing it to our access server
> than I know that it is correct because we already have radius NT up and
> working on another box authenticating off of the same access servers with
> the same secret. I read over the documentation and can not figure out why
> this is not working. It says to enter an MBR for it but I do not have an
> MBR for other Radius. The other Radius was running off of 2.2.*.
> thanks

To enter an MBR? Not sure what you mean there.

> > I am trying to authenticate using radius nt. When I do a radlogin
> username
> > password on radius nt I get the password as being entered in what appear
> to
> > be ASCII characters. It is logging the right username and when it shows
> the
> > decrypted password it shows the ASCII and then underneath it it states the
> > database password. How do I fix this log in problem?
> If the decrypted password is garbage, it meands your secrets don't
> match.

The secret is entered in the Emerald Admin, servers section. Please
a -x15 debug of the RadiusNT 2.5 server so that we can see what is
happening with it.


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