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Old 01-07-2003, 11:59 AM   #1
rewt
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Cistron Radius 1.6.6


Question for you guys,
I have installed Cistron Radius 1.6.6 (on Debian if it matters) and am having a problem with a specific attribute Cisco-AVPair and was wondering if anyone could help.

The config looks like this:

admin Auth-Type = Local, Password = "drowssap"
Service-Type = Administrative-User,
Login-Service = Telnet,
Login-TCP-Port = 23,
Cisco-AVPair = "shell:priv-lvl=15"

The error I get is this: (from /var/log/radius.log

Info: Starting - reading configuration files ...
Error: Unknown attribute "Cisco-AVPair"
Error: /etc/raddb/users[11]: Parse error (reply) for entry admin

dictionary.cisco has the entry:
ATTRIBUTE Cisco-AVPair 1 string Cisco

So I am thinking this should work just fine but for some god aweful reason I cant get it to work.

Does anyone have any suggestions? or maybe a push in the right direction or a Doc or 2 :) I have seen some FAQ's and such but not a whole lot on the Cisco-AVPair attribute.

I have even searched the forum for such a thread all I could see was there looked like a few Cistron users so I thought I could get some advice.

Thanks,
rewt
 
Old 01-07-2003, 01:42 PM   #2
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I fixed it-

Thanks anyway guys

rewt
 
Old 02-24-2003, 09:58 PM   #3
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How did you reslove this problem ?
I have same trouble. Please Help me. Thx.

Martin
 
Old 02-25-2003, 08:38 AM   #4
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mchmelik,

Look in the /etc/raddb Dir or where your radius files are located. you should see a number of dictionary files such as dictionary and dictionary.cisco
Open up the dictionary file and be sure this line is listed or if so uncommented.

$INCLUDE dictionary.cisco

dont forget to restart the radius server.

Thats all it is to it.

Hope this solves your problem.

Rewt
 
Old 02-25-2003, 11:04 AM   #5
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Thumbs up BINGO !

I spend all night with this problem.

Finally I swop Cistron Radius to freeradius-0.8.1.tar.gz and
it was working correctly. Now I'm trying Cistron Radius again
using Rewt's advice and also Cistron Radius is working !
I compared dictionary files of both and in Cistrons Radius
line "$INCLUDE dictionary.cisco" was missing :-(

Many thx to Rewt.

Martin.
 
  


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