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Old 02-15-2008, 10:50 PM   #1
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how to create users they can login through login screen on any network connected comp


my problem is

i have created a users in my server, i want those users can login through login screen of linux ;like username and password screens

the computers which are connected through a lan network.

users created in server can login users from network linux op
Old 02-16-2008, 12:15 AM   #2
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What exactly do you mean by login to your server? Through ssh to create a terminal session, file sharing, what?
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You need centralized user management... LDAP?
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If you need centralized user management then you need to implement NIS Server. NIS user can login from every machine in the network

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Possibly this: (it doesn't have to be a thin client)
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Originally Posted by chrism01 View Post
Possibly this: (it doesn't have to be a thin client)

i have installed nis server , where as nisclient able login through [id:3:initdefault:] but not able gui [id:5:initdefault:].

can nisclient loging through gui login mode.

if so , what to config on client side.

2. i have umount the /home directory.
when i agian mount by using command mount /dev/sda3 /home or mout --all,
there is entry in /etc/fstab,i will be not at next reboot,
while booting system it will give one messages regarding /home
/home unable to mount /home moun point not found,

on the ternimal if u command mout --all
/home director will be mount and user home directory will be appeared,

how to make parment mount /home:


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