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Re: Pam and radius



On Thu, 27 Feb 1997, Daniel wrote:

> Central RADIUS server, it has a full password+shadow file. The passwd
> file can then be rdist (or whatever) to the client machines. Have client
> programs, login, pop3d, ftpd, etc check (via PAM through RADIUS) to the
> central server.

Exactly what I am implementing now. Problems to be solved:
	- adding users (okay, rdist makes sense)
	- changing passwords ... ?

> But from my understanding, this would be a psuedo-NIS. 

Exactly, and much more secure.

Best wishes,
		Cristian Gafton
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Cristian Gafton                                    gafton@sorosis.ro
Computers & Communications Center              Network Administrator
http://www.sorosis.ro/~gafton                          Iasi, Romania
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