[CentOS] Replace NIS by Active Directory

Alain Péan alain.pean at lpp.polytechnique.fr
Fri Mar 18 13:10:19 UTC 2011

Le 18/03/2011 14:06, Dvorkin, Asya a écrit :
> Hi,
> Check out Likewise open.  I think this is what you are looking for.
> http://www.likewise.com/products/likewise_open/
> " Likewise Open is the open source foundation for Likewise Enterprise 
> that joins Linux, UNIX, and Mac OS systems to Microsoft Active 
> Directory to securely authenticate non-Windows users with AD credentials."
> Asya

But the free edition use hash to generate id and gid, not the POSIX 
compliant id and gid already included in 2003 R2. The non free version 
do it. It is not in my opinion the solution you would like to use...


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