Visit Jeremy's Blog.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - General
User Name
Linux - General This Linux forum is for general Linux questions and discussion.
If it is Linux Related and doesn't seem to fit in any other forum then this is the place.


  Search this Thread
Old 08-26-2005, 08:04 PM   #1
Registered: Aug 2004
Distribution: Linux from Scratch
Posts: 69

Rep: Reputation: 15
Server auth

What service that I could use to make linux clients authenticate users on a linux server???

I want to use fedora core 4.

I will have 15 workstations and 1 server. the server will also run dhcp.

Old 08-26-2005, 08:55 PM   #2
LQ Guru
Registered: Jan 2001
Posts: 24,149

Rep: Reputation: 235Reputation: 235Reputation: 235
LDAP works. Or you can create one central server with usernames and passwords and push it out via ssh or rsync. I wouldn't suggest NIS though, outdated, old, non-supported.
Old 09-26-2005, 11:05 AM   #3
Registered: Aug 2004
Distribution: Linux from Scratch
Posts: 69

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 15
I try to configure openldap with nss but It doesn't work...

Does anyone know some tutorial??? I tried google but the tutorials are old-dated and
wont worked...



Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
[Postfix/SMTPD] Getting no AUTH from server; open relay superhausi Linux - Security 2 11-19-2008 06:37 PM
ldap as auth server, users sometimes unknown ?? rhoekstra Fedora 2 09-05-2005 02:39 AM
a problem about DBM auth in apache server lyz_faq Linux - Security 2 07-14-2004 08:00 PM
Central Auth. Server Data-Base Linux - Networking 2 06-17-2004 01:00 PM
Redhat 9 X-server PAM Auth. Failed billmannion Linux - Newbie 0 02-18-2004 05:37 PM > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - General

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:49 AM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration