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Fedora 6 LDAP / Kerberos Auth to Active Directory on Windows Srvr 2003 R2

Fedora 6 LDAP / Kerberos Auth to Active Directory on Windows Srvr 2003 R2
Tested by Shannon VanWagner

Problem
Connecting Fedora 6 to a Windows Srvr 2003 R2
DC for auth and uid/gid sync with AD.


Solution
Configure Fedora 6 to use LDAP, Samba,
and Kerberos to auth with Windows Srvr 2003 R2
DC with Identity Mgmt for UNIX.

Here's How:

1.) On Windows Server 2003 R2 DC - enable "Identity Management for UNIX"
via Add/Rmv Programs > Add Win Components > AD Services > Identity
Mgmt for UNIX (reboot req'd). This will add the UNIX Properties tab
to user accounts in AD that will allow you to control the UID, primary
group GID, NIS Server setting, home dir location, and user shell setting.

2.) Create a user in AD to use for authenticating via LDAP from the
Fedora 6 client. Make this user a primary member of Domain Guests for
security.

3.) For any Win user that logs into the Fedora 6 machine, modify the
"UNIX Attributes" tab for the user's account in AD. Do this via the
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