Bug 1008111 - authconfig does not configure sudo to use ldap
authconfig does not configure sudo to use ldap
Status: NEW
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: authconfig (Show other bugs)
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unspecified Severity low
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Assigned To: Tomas Mraz
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2013-09-14 16:54 EDT by W. Michael Petullo
Modified: 2016-12-10 04:05 EST (History)
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Description W. Michael Petullo 2013-09-14 16:54:04 EDT
Description of problem:
It does not seem that authconfig configures sudo to read its sudoers configuration from LDAP.

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How reproducible:
Every time

Steps to Reproduce:
Use authconfig to configure a computer to use LDAP.

Actual results:
The line "sudoers: files ldap" is not added to /etc/nsswitch.conf.

Expected results:
I would expect authconfig to be able to add "sudoers: files ldap" to /etc/nsswitch.conf, so that I don't need to manually edit the file after running authconfig.
Comment 1 Tim Hughes 2014-01-03 10:30:38 EST
authconfig-6.2.6-4.fc20.x86_64 same on fedora 20

I don't know if it needs to be default but having the following may work


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Comment 3 W. Michael Petullo 2015-01-09 23:51:25 EST
I updated the bug to cover Fedora 21, since Fedora 19 is reaching the end of its life.

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