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RFC 5997

"Use of Status-Server Packets in the Remote Authentication Dial In User Service (RADIUS) Protocol", August 2010

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Status:
INFORMATIONAL
Updates:
RFC 2866
Author:
A. DeKok
Stream:
IETF
Source:
radext (ops)

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Abstract

This document describes a deployed extension to the Remote Authentication Dial In User Service (RADIUS) protocol, enabling clients to query the status of a RADIUS server. This extension utilizes the Status-Server (12) Code, which was reserved for experimental use in RFC 2865. This document is not an Internet Standards Track specification; it is published for informational purposes.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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