[CentOS] kickstart and logins.def question

Kwan Lowe kwan.lowe at gmail.com
Sun Jan 3 00:26:55 UTC 2010

On Sat, Jan 2, 2010 at 11:07 AM, Jay Leafey <jay.leafey at mindless.com> wrote:
>> Anyone can shed light on why it does not auto-create the home
>> directories on initial boot?
> I think the issue here is that the change has to be made in both the
> authconfig file and in the /etc/pam.s/system-auth file.  Just changing
> /etc/sysconfig/authconfig does not do it.  You could use something like the
> following in your kickstart file instead of all the sed commands:
>        /usr/sbin/authconfig  --enablemkhomedir --enablelocauthorize \
>                --enablepamaccess --update

Ahhh.. that looks like it.  I was looking through the kickstart docs
but there's no mention of enablemkhomedir or enablepamaccess..  Thanks
so much.. Will try it shortly.

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