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When I try to install SSSD using yum install sssd terminal writes that installation completed fine, but when I try to service sssd start it writes

sssd: unrecognized service

Then when I attemp to start it using /etc/init.d/sssd start I get an error

Starting sssd: [FAILED]

Also I can see that /etc/sssd directory is empty (service fails to start because it miss sssd.conf file, which must be located in this empty directory).

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sssd ships unconfigured. You must create at least one domain before starting the service. See the documentation for full information on using sssd.

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A basic config template should be included... even if it's something like, "copy sssd.conf.default to /etc/sssd/sssd.conf" –  ewwhite Apr 7 at 15:37
    
@ewwhite For which identity provider? There are so many to choose from. –  Michael Hampton Apr 7 at 15:38

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