[K12OSN] ltsp ldap client setup

David Trask dtrask at vcsvikings.org
Mon Jul 10 02:59:46 UTC 2006

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Sun Jul  9 2006 at 16:56 +0000 wrote:
>I did move the k12 users to the ldap server because I was
>thinking of using the padl.com migrate_passwd.pl because I thought it
>actually uses the current passwords (now I don't think it does).  But
>I think this might be causing me some problems because
>/etc/sysconfig/system-auth checks the login against /etc/passwd first.
> Right now my client setup definetely checks the local /etc/passwd
>first.  If It doesn't find an entry and does find a ldap user I get
>asked for Login, Password, Ldap Password but I still can't get in. Can
>you shed any light on this?

There shouldn't be any users on the K12LTSP box....yes....it will check
local users/passwords first....so don't have any users on the k12ltsp box

David N. Trask
Technology Teacher/Director
Vassalboro Community School
dtrask at vcsvikings.org

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