nss-pam-ldapd is a Name Service Switch module and Pluggable Authentication Module using an LDAP server. It allows your LDAP server to provide user account, group, host name, alias, netgroup, and almost any other information that you would normally get from /etc flat files or NIS, and allows you to do authentication to an LDAP server.
|Tags||Systems Administration Networking LDAP NSS PAM|
|Operating Systems||POSIX Linux|
|Implementation||Unix Shell C|
Release Notes: This release fixes a few bugs that have been previously fixed in other branches.
Release Notes: This development update includes a number of portability fixes, improvements to the test environment, and a number of improvements to the internal communication mechanisms.
Release Notes: This development update includes a number of new features and enhancements. The pynslcd implementation has been further improved and should now be mostly usable in test environments.
Release Notes: This maintenance update fixes a number of minor issues, most of which were backported from the 0.9.0 release. Only a few minor new features were added. This should be a reasonably stable and well-tested release.
Release Notes: This development release included internal changes and new features like support for nested groups, handling of password policy controls, and the introduction of command-line utilities for querying and managing information in LDAP.