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Re: VA.debian.org runs LDAP now

On Thu, 6 Jan 2000, Ben Collins wrote:

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 : Jason has the LDAP for us setup to rsync (via ssh) a setup of passwd.db
 : files to each system. These files are located under /var. Using standard
 : LDAP for NS (with libnss_ldap) means that if that ldap server dies, logins
 : are disabled. Using userdir-ldap (the system that Jason developed) the
 : user information is kept in an LDAP directory (for central and extendable
 : maintainence) and is distributed via db files to each system (for
 : disconnected use and security).

Is this ever going to be distributed in package or HOWTO form?  It looks
incredibly useful.

Nathan Norman
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