[K12OSN] OT - Almost there with smbldap authentication
carl at snarlnet.com
Thu Oct 2 13:07:32 UTC 2008
I solved my previous problem (not able to query the LDAP server from the
client). I think it was a combination of not having the "URI"
configured for my subnet (it was ldap://127.0.0.1/ in all the LDAP conf
files) and not having the proper holes punched in my firewall on the server.
I think I'm still having a firewall issue though. I'm getting an error
that says that the "Gnome setting daemon" is timing out and that some
settings might not work (after a very loooong login time). When it
finally logs in I'm indeed getting my /home folder from the server and
authenticating the user off the server. But the login performance and
error message are unacceptable. I'm so close.
Can someone please:
A) tell me what ports need to be open (UDP or TCP) for this whole LDAP
authentication and NFS home directory exporting business to work? and
B) could something else besides the firewall being misconfigured be
causing this problem?
I've got ports 389, 2049, 139 and 445 open for TCP and 137 and 138 open
for UDP. These are just open for the subnet that the clients are
logging in from. There's a few other open ports, but I'm pretty sure
they're irrelevant. (80, 22, 25).
Thanks so much for all the help so far (and hopefully a little bit more
to get me established with the smbldap configuring).
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