Location of freeradius log file
d88pak at gmail.com
Tue Jul 14 08:38:38 CEST 2009
On Tue, Jul 14, 2009 at 12:25 AM, John Dennis<jdennis at redhat.com> wrote:
> On 07/13/2009 11:35 AM, Deepak wrote:
>> I have following installed.
>> OS: CentOS 5.3
>> freeradius 2.1.6 (rpm version)
>> daloradius 0.9-8
>> mysql 5.0.45
>> When I try to check the radius log file from daloradius interface, it
>> give me following error:
>> error reading log file:
>> looked for log file in /var/log/freeradius/radius.log and
>> /usr/local/var/log/radius/radius.log but couldn't find it.
>> if you know where your freeradius log file is located, set it's
>> location in /zradius/rep-logs-radius.php
>> I tried to look for this file but couldn't locate it. There is no
>> "freeradius" directory in "/var/log"
>> Where do freeradius keep the log file?
> The default log location as defined by the configure.in script is
> On most systems localstatedir is /var thus the default log location is
> On rpm based systems this can be deduced by looking at the file list
> belonging to an rpm, for example:
> $ rpm -ql freeradius | grep log
> here you can see the log directory is /var/log/radius. But there is another
> hint, the freeradius package included a logrotate file in
> /etc/logrotate.d/radiusd. logrotate is responsible for rotating log files
> and the /etc/logrotate.d/radiusd is the configuration file specific to the
> radiusd service. Looking at that config file will show you the path of every
> radius log file.
> John Dennis <jdennis at redhat.com>
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Thanks! found it in /var/log/radius
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