[Nagiosplug-devel] FW: check_radius warning bahavior [Virus checked]

Matthias.Eble at kaufland.de Matthias.Eble at kaufland.de
Fri Jul 29 05:57:46 CEST 2005

----- Weitergeleitet von Matthias Eble/IS/STIFTUNG/LIDL-SCHWARZ am 
29.07.2005 14:54 -----

Matthias Eble/IS/STIFTUNG/LIDL-SCHWARZ schrieb am 22.07.2005 19:02:47:

> hi list,
> our activcard radius server doesn't allow unchanged passwords for 
> more than 14 days. So changing the password for the monitoring user 
> every 14 days
> isn't really the way we can go. Unfortunately check_radius exits 
> with a warning state if the authentication fails.
> After watching the code of radiusclient, it seems to me, that 
> rc_send_server exits with BADRESP_RC if:
>  User/Password is incorrect,
>  server response has invalid length
>   there's not enough buffer space to verify the response
>  receiving non matching seq. numbers
>  receiving invalid reply digest
> So my first intention, to create a simple switch to change the 
> return code to OK if "Auth failed" occurs, won't work since
> other important errors could be misinterpreted. In short, we would 
> need an opportunity to let check_radius generate an OK state
> if an invalid user/password combination is given.
> Has anyone an idea how to solve this problem or could check if my 
> assumption is right? 
> Thank you very much
> Matthias 

Hi all,

has anzbody any hints on this one?

thanks a lot

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