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Re: [edlug] xserver ldap su question

On Tue, 20 Jan 2004, Gallagher, Kevin wrote:
> This all takes sometime. For some  reason it doesn't want to look at the
> local files for Root although the nsswitch.conf states "passwd:  files
> ldap". Any thoughts?

You probably want to be using pam_ldap to control the authentication step. 
This allows authentication to work where the LDAP server doesn't give 
unbound users access to the password data.

Take a look at pam_ldap and the contents of /etc/pam.d/system-auth



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