[sudo-users] sudoers and winbind
boomer at brainfood.homelinux.org
Mon Jul 12 10:34:13 EDT 2010
my company want's to integrate all Unix servers into active directory.
For "normal" account management I decided more or less to go down the
To have all information in one place, we also want to put sudoers in the AD.
Now the question is, how can I access the information ?
I don't think, winbind can provide sudoers information.
So, I guess I have to maintin a separate ldap.conf for sudo.
But, how does sudo authenticate to the LDAP server (the user is
authenticated using pam and thus through winbind (unless NOPASSWD is
- somebody told me that AD doesn't support anonymous queries
- if anonymous queries are possible, then sudoers becomes world-readable,
which is different from the local filesystem
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