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Old 04-18-2005, 05:35 AM   #1
fipeso
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Question Linux LAN theory


Im not setting up a Linux LAN now, but I started to wonder how a Linux LAN would look like.

Say a small company or home LAN had 3-4 server and a number of workstations, all runing Linux.

In microsoft domain, a domain user account is used to authenticate to the workstation, and to any M$ server like proxy, www, mail etc.

But how is this handeled in a pure Linux LAN ?
 
Old 04-18-2005, 06:06 AM   #2
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do u need to know how to setup activey directory striucture on pure linux LAN
i think for that u need to set up a PDC with LDAP-auth on Linux

http://tldp.org/HOWTO/LDAP-Implementation-HOWTO/

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