According to Adam Prato:
> As our company grows, as does its network, router management is getting more
> complex, with more people needing access to our routers. I was considering
> setting up some sort of remote login management with say either tacacs or
> radius, only because these are the names I happen to have heard.
> Ours is mostly a cisco operation. Their products serve our needs from
> fddi concentrators, routers, and bridges. We use cisco 2500,3000, and 4000
> series routers for our different needs. Does anyone have any experience using
> these authentication mechanisms? Additionally, where can I find the server
> programs? Are the available on the net? Are they commercial software? Is this
> all in some faq somewhere?
You can find the Merit version of RADIUS at the following URL:
The Livingston version (somewhat different) is on ftp.livingston.com somewhere.
William Bulley, N8NXN Senior Systems Research Programmer
Merit Network Inc. Domain: web @
4251 Plymouth Road MaBell: (313) 764-9993
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48105-2785 Fax: (313) 747-3185