How to setup Dsa plugin

This plugin is used to create Directory Service Accounts for administrative purpose (like pam_ldap, dns, nssldap, smbldap-tools, argonaut etc.) inside the LDAP directory.

Install required packages


apt-get install fusiondirectory-plugin-dsa


yum install fusiondirectory-plugin-dsa

Install required schemas


apt-get install fusiondirectory-plugin-dsa-schema
fusiondirectory-insert-schema -i /etc/ldap/schema/fusiondirectory/dsa-fd-conf.schema


yum install fusiondirectory-plugin-dsa-schema
fusiondirectory-insert-schema -i /etc/ldap/schema/fusiondirectory/dsa-fd-conf.schema

How to use the Dsa plugin

In your FusionDirectory web interface you have now, in the “Administration” section, a new tab and a new icon called “DSA” that you can use to manage service accounts in your ldap directory :

Create a Dsa account

1. Click on the 'DSA' entry or icon, in administration section, to join the 'DSA management' page.

2. Now you can add a new account (simple security object) via 'Actions –> Create' (or modify the existing ones):

3. A new dialog is open, fill at least in required fields:

Simple security object

Base: Object base. Entry name: (required) Service Account name.

Change password

Password method: (required) Password hash method to use. Password: (required) Service Account password. Password again: (required) Same password as above, to avoid errors.

4. Click on OK when you have finished.

en/documentation/plugin/dsa_plugin/how_to_setup_dsa_plugin.txt · Last modified: 2017/10/31 10:32 (external edit)
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