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FreeIPA is an integrated Identity and Authentication solution for Linux/UNIX networked environments. A FreeIPA server provides centralized authentication, authorization and account information by storing data about user, groups, hosts and other objects necessary to manage the security aspects of a network of computers.

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FreeIPA : Installer not resolving domain name from hosts file

I have been having an issue while installing FreeIPA. The problem is that every time I run the installer the FreeIPA application does not read from the host file rather tries to resolve the domain ...
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FreeIPA in LXD/LXC containers - cannot switch user

The Setup consists of one FreeIPA-Server and one Client, which both reside in unprivileged LXD-Containers on the same Host. Both containers and the host machine run Ubuntu 16.04. All Settings are ...
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VMware vCenter/ESXi with FreeIPA instead of Active Directory?

Can vCenter authenticate against FreeIPA instead of Active Directory? If so, how would you set it up? We have a pure Linux environment (CentOS) and need to have vCenter and our VM's have the same ...
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Granting sudo access to a SELinux confined user in freeIPA

I'm using freeIPA to define RBAC, HBAC and sudo rules, as well as SELinux user mappings for a domain of a couple hundred virtual machines, where I need to grant different levels of access to several ...
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LDAP + KERBEROS + NFS. Why do I need idmapd?

What I am trying to do I have a freeIPA domain, with a few clients and a Synology NAS (also enrolled in freeIPA). I created a shared folder on the NAS, with NFSv4 + krb5 support. From the client, I ...
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How to add the country of an users in the default FreeIPA schema

I am trying to extend FreeIPA person schema to add the country field in the default user. As far as I know, FreeIPA does implement the RFC 4519, which does provide a country field. When I dump the ...