Kerberos authenticatino and ldap authorization
Michael K. Smith - Adhost
mksmith at adhost.com
Tue Mar 6 18:28:27 UTC 2007
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> From: owner-freebsd-questions at freebsd.org [mailto:owner-freebsd-
> questions at freebsd.org] On Behalf Of RJ45
> Sent: Tuesday, March 06, 2007 9:08 AM
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> Subject: Kerberos authenticatino and ldap authorization
> I would liek to use FreeBSD as a login ox using krb5 authentication
> and ldap authorization.
> The KDC kerberos server is another machine as well hte LDAP server,
> this freebsd box is a kerberos and ldap client.
> Anyone could give me some good hint on hoe to configure hte FreeBSD
> this way ?
> I tryed to search for infoes but could only get partial informations.
> for example I would like to installa MIT krb5 implementation from
> instead of using heidmal default this because the kerberos server
> on my network is a MIT server and I can't use kadmin on FreeBSD
> to administrer the kerberos server remotely using heidmal
> Anyone has experience of MIT krb5 implementation on FreeBSD ?
> as well hoe to enable LDAP authorization for logins on FreeBSD ?
th-nss_ldap-and-pam_ldap/. It doesn't address your question regarding
MIT Kerberos specifically, but it does give a good overview of using
LDAP for authentication. Granted, you won't be using it to access an
Active Directory, but the other configuration parameters will apply
(nsswitch.conf, ldap.conf, PAM modules, etc.).
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