running freeradius with xinetd....?
aland at deployingradius.com
Fri Nov 16 07:40:59 CET 2007
> i have taken delivery of a RHEL server with FreeRadius installed and
> running from XINETD.
That is wrong. Do not run FreeRADIUS under any inetd.
> _the radius sever is not performing as expected and
> spews the following ERROR to the log file; " *There appears to be
> another RADIUS server running on the authentication port 1645* "
> when i attempt to dial and log in.
Because there is another RADIUS server already using that port.
> when i run the "radiusd" daemon in stand alone mode from the command
> line the Radius server performs as advertised. _i'm i missing some
> settings or maybe "radiusd" can't be run from xinetd.?
It is meant to be run as a daemon, not under inetd.
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