apache authentication via nis

Andrew Medico a.medico at gmail.com
Thu Aug 17 15:49:01 EDT 2006

On 8/17/06, Stephen Adler <adler at stephenadler.com> wrote:
> Guys,
> I want to setup authorization access to my web server using the username
> and passwords which are found in the /etc/passwd file. (i.e. if I add a
> user to my system, then they should be able to access the website using
> their same username password as they do to log in.)

Apache's "auth_pam" module can use whatever you have PAM set up to use
- files, NIS, LDAP, Winbind, whatever.

Andrew Medico <a.medico at gmail.com>

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