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Re: Very quick pointer

Tim Watts wrote:
> http://www.opinsys.fi/en/smbkrb5pwd-password-syncing-for-openldap-mit-kerberos-and-samba
> (Line wrap warning) - some nice person has already done the job for MIT
> Kerberos :->>>

The system described above is a bit fragile. Because if one of the systems
fail the password might only be changed in LDAP or Kerberos.

> On the face of it - that looks absolutely perfect!


A better approach is taken in the FreeIPA project:
There's a SLAPI plugin for 389 DS which supports MIT Kerberos. A C programmer
might be able to adapt this as an OpenLDAP overlay (similar to OpenLDAP's

Ciao, Michael.

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