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I'm exploring the idea of authenticating users on some RHEL 6.4 boxes using LDAP. I'm using sssd with an LDAP provider, and setting the nsswitch.conf file to use sss for passwd/shadow/group.

How can I set things up so that system users (which don't come from LDAP) can be in the same groups as LDAP users? For example, I might want some LDAP users to be in a "svn" group, so they have access to a SVN repository. But I also need the SVN server to run as a user in that group, and that user doesn't come from LDAP. Is this possible?

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How do you expose the subversion server? using apache? –  dawud May 17 '14 at 19:02
Yeah, but that's just a made-up example...there are other cases where I want to put system users in the same group as LDAP users. –  JW. May 17 '14 at 19:30

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