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What Documentation Exists for Implementing Centralized Authentication of Unix Accounts Using OID? (Doc ID 460919.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 15, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Internet Directory - Version to [Release 10gR3 to 11g]
Oracle Authentication Services for Operating Systems - Version to
Information in this document applies to any platform.


What documentation exists for implementing centralized authentication of Unix accounts using OID ? This solution involves:

1. UNIX System configured to use pam_ldap as authentication (no Oracle documentation on that)
2. pam_ldap will act as a client for OID server (over LDAP v3 protocol)
3. OID server will store the user data (as described in the whitepaper listed below)


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