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Old 10-22-2003, 08:36 PM   #1
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Unhappy account server


hi all,
i'm a newbie in this forum and now I need help from linux expert, here is my question:
1. How to make a Linux Account Server (where all account for linux client stored), so in this case, all client should login to account server (like a microsoft network)
2. What software or script needed ?

thank you before
 
Old 10-22-2003, 10:15 PM   #2
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What type of machines are you planning on authenticating? Windows? Mac? Unix? Dialup users, Proxy users, Remote X clients etc?

If you're going to do login authentication with windows machines look at samba.

You are going to do just *nix machines look at NIS+ or LDAP.

I know Mac's support LDAP and SAMBA authentication especially if using version 10.2 or higher.

Also do you already have an existing network authentication system in place?
 
  


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