LDAP or SQL?

Randy McMurchy randy at linuxfromscratch.org
Thu Dec 2 10:19:44 PST 2004


Archaic wrote:
> I've been putting it off for too long, but it has finally become
> necessary to centralize user information.
> 
> I'm looking into LDAP and SQL but would like to solicit opinions by
> people who actually use them for centralized account information and
> authentication.
> 
> I'm most interested in the pros and cons of the technologies and what
> kind of user-friendly interfaces might exist for administration by both
> admins and, to a lesser degree, users to change their personal info
> and passwords.
> 
> Is anyone here running such a setup?

How do you plan on authenticating (user logins, etc)? Along that
thought, where are you going to store user passwords?

-- 
Randy



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