[PVE-User] User administration.

Tomasz Chmielewski mangoo at wpkg.org
Wed Nov 4 13:40:31 CET 2009

Luis Alberto Zarrabeitia Gomez wrote:
> Quoting Tomasz Chmielewski <mangoo at wpkg.org>:
>> Giuliano Natali wrote:
>>> On Mer, Novembre 4, 2009, 10:49 am, Tomasz Chmielewski wrote:
>>>> Dietmar Maurer wrote:
>>>>> User management is on the roadmap, but not implemented currently.
>>>> Nevertheless, if he wants all users to have the same role, he can simply
>>>> do:
>>>> # useradd -o -u 0 -g 0 -m root2
> Thank you, I wasn't sure if this would work. I also don't like it much, but it
> will solve my immediate needs. I'll be doing this for now.
> I'll eagerly await for the user management feature, though.
> ¿do you know if /etc/passwd and /etc/shadow are synchronized through the
> cluster, or I have to do it by hand?

Most certainly it isn't.
To make users "synced" between the servers, you would need some sort of 
a database - i.e. keep users in LDAP.

Tomasz Chmielewski

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