Q. I'm looking for information on RADIUS (Remote Authentication Dial In
A. Technical information including server source code
and a white paper are at:
The latest Internet-Draft is
(The accounting draft it mentions isn't released yet, but an
informal description of RADIUS accounting can be found in
The latest RADIUS server source is
Release 1.16 adds support for Accounting, Challenge/Response, Linux,
BSD/OS, Unixware, SCO, and Alpha OSF/1. SunOS, Solaris, Ultrix,
AIX and HP/UX were already supported in 1.13.
"How to use RADIUS" is frequently discussed on the
com mailing list.
The RADIUS protocol itself is discussed on ietf-radius @
(To join, send email to ietf-radius-request @
"subscribe ietf-radius" in the subject line or body.)
It's sometimes discussed in comp.dcom.servers.
a review appeared in Lan Times:
*PortMaster 2, LAN Times: Sep 5, 1994 McGraw-Hill Inc. 1994
For more info:
com or support @
I'm trying to put together a BOF session on RADIUS at the 32nd IETF (in
Danvers, Massachusetts April 3-7); I'll announce that on ietf-radius
and portmaster-users if I'm successful.