[sudo-workers] sudo and ldap-only: uid not found
lcars at gentoo.org
Mon Dec 12 13:50:07 EST 2005
On Mon, Dec 12, 2005 at 07:40:30PM +0100, Markus Rennings wrote:
I'm sure the list heard you the first time, no need to answer twice for an
Anyway we are trying to debug this here:
I *cannot* reproduce the problem and I have dozens of sudo+ldap workin
installations here, so I really don't know what to say. Everything points to
some user misconfiguration but I can't narrow it down. Please check your pam
conf, anyway this is not related with sudo LDAP code but most likely with
some low level nss/pam_ldap issue.
Sudo folks correct me if I am wrong, any help is appreciated.
> Am Sonntag, 27. November 2005 21:07 schrieb Markus Rennings:
> > Hello,
> > in the last days I noticed a problem on one of my (private) computers. In
> > my LAN there is one box which get its users only from ldap - in the
> > /etc/passwd are only the standard ones (e. g. root, bin, ...).
> > Log-in is working correctly, but I can't use sudo:
> > | $ sudo ls
> > | sudo: uid 1000 does not exist in the passwd file!
> > System is gentoo-linux (x86).
> > #v+
> > # uid 1000 is username 'mr'
> > $ getent passwd | grep mr
> > mr:x:1000:100:mr:/home/mr:/bin/bash
> > $ emerge -pv app-admin/sudo
> > These are the packages that I would merge, in order:
> > Calculating dependencies ...done!
> > [ebuild R ] app-admin/sudo-1.6.8_p9-r2 +ldap +offensive +pam
> > (-selinux) -skey 0 kB
> > #v-
> > I found nothing helpful with google. :(
> > Any hint?
> > TIA
> > Ciao,
> > Markus
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