[Beowulf] Re: Active directory with Linux
d.love at liverpool.ac.uk
Fri Oct 24 05:47:00 PDT 2008
"John Hearns" <hearnsj at googlemail.com> writes:
> I have to confess my Google skills have failed me.
> If I'm not wrong, there was a recent discussion in these parts re. using
> Active Directory
> with Linux.
[I assume that means GNU/Linux.] You probably want to be more specific
about the value of `using' and what the circumstances are, e.g. whether
`you' have control of the AD. The latter is likely the main constraint.
> I think there was a commercial product mentioned, which was
> quite good.
There are several, but you probably don't want them. The ones with
which I'm familiar -- too familiar in the case of Centrify -- are aimed
at Doze people who think they should/can control everything with AD,
specifically its normal interface.
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