[pve-devel] LDAP auth

Dietmar Maurer dietmar at proxmox.com
Mon Nov 4 07:43:52 CET 2013

> There is a LDAP auth in proxmox.


> And i'm don't understand, why i need to create users in LDAP and in Proxmox
> panel?

You simply enable a user that way. Pasword verification is done using LDAP.

> Maybe we can make a some sort of switch/checkbox, that switch users auto-
> creation?
> Of course we need to get from LDAP some more data, such as group. We can
> add some more textboxes for extra attributes and use it, when auto-creation
> switch is on.

Yes, maybe some kind of auto-import would be useful. We could run a cron job
each hour and import/delete users ...

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