--On Friday, November 19, 2010 2:23 PM -0500 bluethundr
On our network we have our sudoers stored in LDAP. This works fine on
the CentOS 5.4 clients by placing into /etc/ldap.conf
and in /etc/nsswitch.conf we have the entry:
(setting this setting to just 'ldap' instead of 'files ldap' does not
render the machine unbootable as happens if you set passwd and group
However I am attempting to set this up on an Ubuntu 9.10 client and
getting no joy so far. I have the same settings in /etc/ldap.conf and
/etc/nsswitch.conf and cannot get sudoers to work.
On the Ubuntu box, I can get LDAP entries by typing in getent passwd |
grep ldapAccount, however when you attempt to sudo it fails:
My guess would be that it is a different version of sudo. Have you read
the manual page for it?
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