At 12:27 AM -0300 7/26/02, Fernando Lozano wrote:
>> > Howdy all. I'm setting up a couple new machines to replace our mail
>> > server and our AUTH/HTTP box. I made a failed attempt at getting NIS to
>> > work. I think I could make it work in the end but our Webmail package
>> > would have to be replaced and that's not a project we're wanting to
>> > tackle right now. We're stick with my passwd syncing scripts for now.
>> > I'm now considering going straight to LDAP in the future. The main
>> > concern I have is how Webmin's Users and Groups module will work in the
>> > future (or my modified version for that matter).
>> You probably won't be able to use the Users and Groups module, as it works
>> by directly editing the /etc/passwd and /etc/shadow files.
>I wrote a webmin module for User management on an LDAP directory,
>see ldap-users.sourceforge.net. It's very alpha release but it was
>enough to some customers I have -- that was the reason to create the
Excellent. I'll take a look at that. Learning LDAP should be an
interesting project. Hopefully this module will help me roll it out
Justin Shore, ES-SS ES-SSR Pittsburg State University
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