[lug] RE: [co-sage] Unix / NT Authentication?

Andrew Diederich andrew at NETdelivery.com
Tue Oct 17 09:09:30 MDT 2000

> FWIW, Word on the street is that centralized authentication 
> on Solaris is
> moving away from NIS/NIS+ to LDAP. 
> -Ian

I just took the Sys Admin II course at Sun, and they said it 
was on their "science project" list.  They've certainly
backed off NIS+, though.  In the course it was only mentioned
in the Naming Services section, but there was a whole chapter
on NIS.  LDAP was mentioned in the Naming Services section,
too, but knowledge about LDAP is very limited in the Educational

Andrew Diederich

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