AD and openLDAP integration

I have AD (example.com) and openLDAP running on SUSE linux (unix.example.com)

I wanted to use AD as authentication method and use openLDAP as authorization.

For example if i have a user smith in AD and I want smith to be authenticated with AD and my openLDAP server should decide which application he should have access to
linuxpersonAsked:
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Zephyr ICTCloud ArchitectCommented:
Hi, you have this same question still open here what's the situation with that?
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linuxpersonAuthor Commented:
can you send me the proper link
i am not able to see
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Zephyr ICTCloud ArchitectCommented:
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linuxpersonAuthor Commented:
Thanks for notifying.

I will close that one.
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linuxpersonAuthor Commented:
I have configured openLDAP on SUSE Linux and it works.

I am trying to find some steps for telling AD to connect with openLDAP.
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Zephyr ICTCloud ArchitectCommented:
Thanks for closing the question...

Where are you at, at this time, you have OpenLDAP installed, I understand that, but what's your Windows environment like? Windows 2008, 2012? Did you install “Identity Management for UNIX” role service, if applicable? ...
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linuxpersonAuthor Commented:
I have windows server 2008 R2.

Do i need to install identity management for unix?
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linuxpersonAuthor Commented:
How do i install identity management for unix?
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Zephyr ICTCloud ArchitectCommented:
Well, yes you'll need it ... There's a good overview of what to do to be found here, there's a lot of redundant info but you'll get the gist.

To install the specific Identity Management for Unix, check here
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gheistCommented:
AD is not friend of openldap
OpenSUSE recommends winbind (and to not modify domain controllers):
https://doc.opensuse.org/documentation/html/openSUSE_122/opensuse-security/cha.security.ad.html
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