For part 2 of this tutorial, which covers the installation and configuration of the server, click here.
Now that we’ve gotten our server up and running, it’s time to configure a client to use it. Many Linux distributions require you to manually edit the proper files to configure LDAP authentication, but Red Hat and its derivatives use an automatic system instead. In fact, the files that are required for client configuration should not be configured manually at all. You risk losing your changes since any time you run the configuration wizard it resets the PAM files that allow LDAP authentication.
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