Page tree

Versions Compared


  • This line was added.
  • This line was removed.
  • Formatting was changed.


  1. On RHEL platforms, edit /etc/sysconfig/tids to adjust the TIDS_SERVER_IP and TIDS_SERVER_NAME entries to suit your trust router information.
  2. On Debian platforms, edit /etc/default/trust_router (if necessary, create it) as follows:

    Code Block
    ipaddr=""						# IP address that the TIDS is reachable on
    hostname=""			# The host name that the TIDS is known as
    gssname=""	# The GSS service name for the TIDS APC
    TIDS_USER="trustrouter"					# The user that the TIDS is running as
    TIDS_GROUP="trustrouter"					# The group that the TIDS is running as 
  3. Enable the init script as per your operating system instructions, but do not start the server yet.
  4. Move /var/tmp/keys (if it exists) to /var/lib/trust_router/keysSet  and set the user permissions on /var/lib/trust_router/keys to 660
  5. Add the user radiusd (on RHEL) or freerad (on Debian) to the trustrouter group.
  6. Add the user trustrouter to the radiusd (on RHEL) or freerad (on Debian) group.
  7. Start the TIDS service as per your operating system instructions. 
  8. Verify that you can see TIDS running by executing ps ax |grep tids