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executing commands when user first logs in [closed]

So I use webmin to create ldap user. I then manually create public_html folder, and set quota for newly created home folder. Is there a way such that I can execute commands when user first logs in or ...
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Way to authenticate against Active Directory but without direct access to it?

So I'm in an interesting situation. I have an application that only supports authentication via LDAP on my network and client with active directory on their network. We have a secure VPN tunnel ...
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Change SAMBA password in LDAP with Apache Directory Studio

I am using Apache Directory Studio to administer a small LDAP database, and I am planning to stop using LAM for user and group management because it lacks groupOfUniqueNames support. I have only one ...
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ejabberd and LDAP authentication using StartTLS

I am trying to setup ejabberd that authenticates users against an LDAP server. The LDAP server requires all clients to connect via StartTLS (olcSecurity: tls=1). ejabberd's LDAP module does not ...
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pfSense and Windows Domain Controller - configuration?

I've got a small scaled business network separated into green, orange and red using pfSense as firewall & gateway. In the local network, there's a Windows server machine hosting a domain ...
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Why does ldapsearch not show user's supplemental groups?

I have a user who when I type 'id username' shows more groups than when I query ldap using ldapsearch. What switch do I use? $ id apanda uid=14510(apanda) gid=5010(sambauser) ...
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Weblogic Admin server gets LDAP errors then unexpectedly shuts down

we have a new(ish) WLS 9.2 installation Over the last day or so, after restarting WLS, after a while, the admin server unexpectedly shuts down, preceded in the logs by many (hundreds) occurrences of ...
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Mini mac server returning:- attribute “entryCSN” index delete failure

I have an Open Directory(OD) server running on OSX 10.8.5. I have software connecting to it (a web interface) which is searching the LDAP for users. So I run the query on the web app, and look in ...
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How do I change pwdMaxAge on a “specialized password policy?”

I'm supporting dsee7 (Oracle/Sun LDAP server) and I have a "specialized password policy" for non human accounts called, SrvsPasswdPolicy. "pwdPolicySubentry: cn=SrvsPasswdPolicy,cn=config" I need to ...
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Percona MySQL LDAP authentication fails through .NET MySQL connector

Basically, MySQL uses its native authentication, where usernames and passwords are stored in mysql.user table. MySQL authenticates user against the credentials stored in mysql.user table. Our ...
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Is it possible to use iptables and trafficcontrol (tc qdisc) together to set rules on only specific packets/traffic?

I would need to set delay on my network interface such that only a specific set of packets/traffic is affected by this delay. i.e., I can set a 9 sec delay on eth0 tc qdisc add dev eth0 root netem ...
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LDAP client on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS server

I am setting up an LDAP client on Ubuntu 14.04 server and can't seem to be able to logon. I see an error in the auth.log that says unknown user. I installed packages: ldap-auth-client ...
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Create alias for UNIX username in LDAP for DB2

I want to use LDAP data for the authentication process in DB2. I have already configured DB2 via PAM to retrieve the information of the NIS server that is in the ActiveDirectory. It works perfect ...
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In LDAP, what exactly IS a bind DN?

I've written various pieces of code that connect to LDAP servers and run queries, but it's always been voodoo to me. One thing I don't really understand is the concept of a bind DN. Here's an example ...
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ldap change schema and config password

I installed openldap server to fedora 20, and try use it for manage bugzilla accounts. So I first configure it for my domain, plus set password: dn: olcDatabase={0}config,cn=config changetype: modify ...
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Where are the attributes for room mailbox stored?

I'm using Exchange 2007 and I've created a room mailbox. I want to know where the settings of the room mailbox are stored? What are the attributes used to store room mailbox information? Are they ...
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Is it possible to have one group or account authenticate locally, bypassing LDAP auth?

We have one RAC cluster of machines where the local UID:GID of a couple users (oracle and grid) do not match the UID:GID of those same users in LDAP. Ultimately we ought to change the UID and GID of ...
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Why does samba include seemingly bogus “supplementary groups”?

Our environment is subject to the "16 group limit" with Samba. We are using Samba version 3.6.12. Basically if a user is in more than 16 groups, the whole system gets hosed and things go haywire. ...
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What is [PSH, ACK] doing during my connection to a global catalog server?

A linux server of mine is trying to establish a LDAPS connection to a global catalog server and the connection is getting dropped (presumably by the GC side). For the purpose of discussion, let's ...
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specify LDAP Query

When I ping 140West-dc it returns: Pinging 140West-dc.bvncap.local And my LDAP Query is as follows: LDAP://dc=bvncap,dc=local Is there anyway to pass "140West-dc.bvncap.local" to LDAP query ...
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Postfix/dovecot remove LDAP user

I have to remove or blacklist an LDAP/dovecot user. The authentication is setup from active directory what I cannot manage so I thought there should be a way at least to disable this specific user on ...
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Search AD for empty sAMAccountName & userPrincipalName

I'm in the process of implementing a User privilege management solution and it needs to audit all users within our AD. It's currently falling over due to an account which has two blank attributes: ...
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Is anyone using access.conf and netgroup authentication with sssd?

I want to be able to authenticate users (via ssh) to specific groups of hosts based on the users' LDAP netgroup membership. The LDAP server is dsee7. The distro is OEL 6.5 with openldap as the client. ...
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openldap timeout causes server to slow down

Running into an issue with openldap I've never had much success to tackle. We run openldap on another machine on its own vlan. Now if that ldap server dies anything that accesses uid or gid seems to ...
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Cannot see objectClass from custom schema

I added new schema to my ldap server but when I trey to create an entry with custom objectClass an custom attributes, it doesn't see my custom stuff. It's just experimental so OID's are not important. ...
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RHEL 6.5 web application PAM AUTH pam_oddjob_mkhomedir

I've got a RHEL 6.5 that authenicates against an AD server, that side is working fine. The machine is also running a web application that uses a PAM module to authenticate. I copied login to make a ...
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How to determine the values for an LDAP bind to a Windows Server 2012 DC? [ldap_bind: Invalid Credentials (49)]

Sigh. I have been trying for nearly 6 hours to get my Gitlab deployment to authenticate via Windows Server 2012 Essentials Active Directory LDAP. I am running Ubuntu 14.04 for my Gitlab server. ...
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Usergroups in LDAP: User and Group in same object

"Usergroups" are a common concept in UNIX, many Linux distributions (e.g. Debian) use it as default. It means that each user has its corresponding private group (e.g., User "alex" has also a group ...
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Continuously check LDAP connectivity to Domain Controllers ( LDAP Heartbeat Check)

working on developing script which runs via schedule task ; whole purpose of it is to target few domain controllers and continuously(for every 2 sec) do a ldap query targeting that particular DC and ...
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Use ldapsearch to bind using short username?

I am trying for more than 2 hours to find a way to use ldapsearch to connect to Microsoft Active Directory and I am not able to perform a successful bind. I do not want to use the CN of my account ...
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Are External LDAP referrals similar to a DNS Recursive or non recursive entry?

I'm very familiar with DNS, but less so with LDAP. In DNS I have the ability to delegate the CPU and IO load of referral chasing a given DNS query... or I can set norecurse and have the client ...
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Ldap with cloud application

I was wondering if you guys could help me, I'm trying to use ldap to connect with our AD but the settings on the cloud app seem to fail. How do you set up ldap with external servers? Is there some ...
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LDAP: forced to change root password on every login

I have finally configured my new server as LDAP-client of my existing one. Now, every time I login as root, I am prompted to change my 'LDAP password': login as: root root@111.111.111.111's password: ...
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Expensive LDAP queries from Workstations

Troubleshooting high LSASS process on a DC found expensive queries originating from a few workstations. Each query is as follows: Visited Entries: 1Million+ Returned Entries: <50 (most of the ...
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Kerberos, .k5login and sudo

Background: I am using a Debian 7 system which I have integrated with an LDAP+Kerberos system using libnss-ldap, libpam-krb5 and nscd. I have modified sudoers to permit an LDAP group the right to sudo ...
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Manage SSH Users with MySQL backend

is there a possibility to use a (mysql) Database to manage SSH login credentials instead of /etc/passwd ? I know I could use ldap but I only want simple user management and ldap seems a little bit ...
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Debian nfs-client shows nobody:nogroup

i have a running ldap-server, which works well with my webserver. Now i tried to get the nfs-server running with my a MySQL server. I (think) i did the same things like on my webserver configuration. ...
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Apache LDAP Authentication with AD Subgroup

I am trying to authenticate using an Active Directory User on a Website running on Apache. My Setup Active Directory: User "steven" is a member of the group "staff". User "cindy" is a member of the ...
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Can HP m476dn MFP be configured to lookup email from AD/LDAP

I am considering to buy HP m476dn MFP. Going through the specs it is no clear if the device can lookup for email address from the LDAP server. What I would like is to be able to send scans via email ...
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Mixed domain: how to setup password referral

I'm working with a mixture of linux and windows servers and am hoping to use AD to tie in to a centralized LDAP authentication process. I recently installed a Windows 2012 R2 server as a domain ...
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ldapsearch from root succeeds, but doesn't succeed when base is not root

I have a ou which looks like this ou=abcd,ou=ou1,ou=ou2,dc=mydomain,dc=com The ou has a property called 'l' which has a value pqrs. I do the following search ldapsearch -x -b "dc=mydomain,dc=com" ...
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Good practices regarding discontinued software in production (OpenDS)?

How bad is it to use OpenDS, which is not actively maintained, and had the last patch in 2010, and require JDK6(which is also obsolete) in a production environment?(Although at the backend and not ...
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restrict ssh access to host using sssd and LDAP

I need to restrict ssh access to hosts based on the user's LDAP group membership. I want to do this using sssd's ldap_access_filter feature. Here's my sssd.conf file: [sssd] config_file_version = 2 ...
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Is it possible to cache LDAP responses from referrals in other servers in AD?

I have a LDAP server that is called from a number of sites that each have their own (isolated) instance of AD Directory Services. Is it possible to cache an LDAP query, and response, in a local ADDS ...
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Can ADFS access other user's information?

I need to implement a company website that would be accessed from the outside of the company. It is required that the users are able to login with the same credentials as they access the company ...
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Unable to use custom attribute in Apache DS LDAP

I am new to LDAP and stuff, and I am struggling with adding new attributes to the schema. I created a new objectclass with some custom attributes as done here. Exported it to an LDIF file, and ...
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Allowing LDAP authentication from DMZ to Active Directory. Is my idea secure?

I have a internet-facing application server that I want to use AD authentication. This is my first time doing this for a none MS application or without some sort of proxy. I already have a idea in my ...
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Connect Liferay 6.1.1 to LDAP Zimbra from Virtualbox

I want to connect liferay to zimbra in Virtual Box and I need to fill this form : ![Capture of liferay try to connect to ldap in VB] http://i.stack.imgur.com/cUOuV.png I got the url and password ...
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LDAP Groups in authconfig

In my authconfig setup, I always use : --ldapbasedn='ou=users,o=Directory' I thought by using: --ldapbasedn='o=Directory' groups would also be included, but no luck. My LDAP schema looks ...
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issue with master and slave ldap configuration

I am configuring master and slave ldap configuration. Initially I installed LDAP in Master machine and also installed on slave machine apt-get install -y slapd ldap-utils while installing LDAP ...