Log out client when no accounting updates received

Wichert Akkerman wichert at wiggy.net
Wed Sep 30 08:36:34 UTC 2009

On 9/30/09 10:33 , Johan Meiring wrote:
> Hi,
> I am running about 150 hotspots with chilli.
> Sometimes (twice before) I ran into a situation where accounting packets
> were not being processed at the radius server anymore.
> The reason why accounting is not processed is irrelevant to this
> conversation. The assumption is that accounting packets are getting
> lost somewhere on the way to the radius server.
> This makes accounting data (and therefore revenue) disappear.
> Is it possible (or fairly easy to modify chilli) to log out a user, if
> e.g. 3 accounting packets have not been acknowledged.

It's doable, but I'm not in favour of doing that. Is there any other NAS 
out there which supports that feature?


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