strange behaviour of sssd

Rick Stevens ricks at
Wed Jun 23 17:32:26 UTC 2010

On 06/23/2010 09:28 AM, Michael Cronenworth wrote:
> Rick Stevens wrote:
>> 	passwd:     files ldap
>> 	shadow:     files ldap
>> 	group:      files ldap
> That would be wrong for sssd. If he used system-config-authentication,
> his nsswitch.conf should read:
>    	passwd:     files sss
>    	shadow:     files sss
>    	group:      files sss

Ah, true.  I'm not using sss (just LDAP), but the concept is the same.
You gotta tell the system where to look for the data.  "getent passwd"
is still a valid test for both sssd and LDAP.
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