On Mon, Jul 26, 2010 at 03:44:48PM -0700, Bill Campbell wrote: > I am trying to set up LDAP authentication for CentOS workstations, but > can't get it to authenticate properly. Authentication fails saying the > account has expired when I know for certain that it has not (e.g. > ldapsearch authenticated with the appropriate uid and password returns > shadowLastChange 14816 and shadowMax 99999). Well, I'm just going to spam my own page. Give it a gander, and see if following it from the get go works. Note the link to the forum thread in it--it's possible, though not proven, that CentOS (probably RH) *might* have broken ldap. http://home.roadrunner.com/~computertaijutsu/ldap.html All I can say is that it works for me, but--and it's probably an important but--I haven't set it up from scratch on CentOS 5.5 yet. -- Scott Robbins PGP keyID EB3467D6 ( 1B48 077D 66F6 9DB0 FDC2 A409 FA54 EB34 67D6 ) gpg --keyserver pgp.mit.edu --recv-keys EB3467D6 Anya: For a thousand years I wielded the powers of the Wish. I brought ruin to the heads of unfaithful men. I brought forth destruction and chaos for the pleasure of the lower beings. I was feared and worshipped across the mortal globe. And now I'm stuck at Sunnydale High. Mortal. Child. And I'm flunking Math.