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radsqlrelay - relay SQL queries to a central database server

RADSQLRELAY(8) FreeRADIUS helper program RADSQLRELAY(8)

NAME

radsqlrelay - relay SQL queries to a central database server
 

SYNOPSIS

radsqlrelay [-?] [-d sql_driver] [-b database] [-f file] [-h host] [-u user] [-P port] [-p password] [-1] [-x] file_path
 

DESCRIPTION

radsqlrelay tails a SQL logfile and forwards the queries to a database server. Used to replicate accounting records to one (central) database, even if the database has extended downtime.
The SQL logfile is created by the rlm_sql_log module. The module must be configured in the radiusd server before you can use radsqlrelay.
 

OPTIONS

-?
Print usage help information.
-d sql_driver
Driver to use: mysql, pg, oracle.
-b database
Name of the database to use.
-f file
Read password from file, instead of command line.
-h host
Connect to host.
-u user
User for login.
-P port
Port number to use for connection.
-p password
Password to use when connecting to server.
-1
One-shot mode: push the file to database and exit.
-x
Turn on debugging.
file_path
The pathname of the SQL logfile to use.
 

NOTES

Oracle driver

The command "radsqlrelay -d oracle -b db.domain.tld sql-relay" reads the database description stored in $TNS_ADMIN/tnsnames.ora:
 
db.domain.tld = (DESCRIPTION = (ADDRESS_LIST = (ADDRESS = (PROTOCOL = TCP)(HOST = db.domain.tld)(PORT = 1521)) ) (CONNECT_DATA = (SERVICE_NAME = <DB SID>) ) )
 
 

SEE ALSO

rlm_sql_log(5)
 

AUTHOR

Nicolas Baradakis <nicolas.baradakis@cegetel.net>
19 June 2005