[Freeipa-users] No result when trying to integrate a FreeBSD client with the FreeIPA server

Lukas Slebodnik lslebodn at redhat.com
Mon Oct 13 19:32:45 UTC 2014

On (13/10/14 20:33), Jakub Hrozek wrote:
>On Mon, Oct 13, 2014 at 10:10:12PM +0400, Орхан Касумов wrote:
>>  Good day to everybody.
>> There`s a post on how to make a FreeBSD client work with a FreeIPA server:  https://forums.freebsd.org/viewtopic.php?f=39&t=46526&p=260146#p260146  
>> For some reason the instructions in that post don`t lead to a working solution.
>> Getent passwd/group return no data from the IPA server, although ldapsearch works fine.
>> I followed the instructions exactly (+ configured ldap.conf & started sssd) and didn`t get errors anywhere, all steps completed successfully.
>> My setup: 2 VMs, one is the FreeIPA server (on Fedora 20), the other is a FreeBSD client (on FreeBSD 10.0).
>> IPA server is configured as written in the IPA Quick Start Quide, it has no integrated DNS server.
>> Both VMs have identical /etc/hosts file:
>> ::1                    localhost
>>         localhost
>>   ipa1.mydomain.com ipa1
>>   bsd1.mydomain.com bsd1
>> Seems like some instructions in etc/nsswitch.conf file, like "group: files sss" and "passwd: files sss" have no effect.
>> Does anybody tried this setup, what could be wrong with it?
>> I can provide outputs of any commands if necessary.
>> If I shouldn`t have asked this question here, please advise me where to ask.
>> Any hint on what to do will be highly appreciated!
>I think SSSD logs would be the best start..
>Put debug_level=7 into the [domain] section, restart SSSD and then check
>out /var/log/sssd/*.log

"debug_level = 7" can be put into "nss" section as well.
Could you share your sssd configuration file /usr/local/etc/sssd.conf?


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