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What Linux or Distro can make Active Directory

hi! i want to ask what Best and FREE Linux or Distro i can use for make Active Directory (alternative for Windows Active Directory) for my network? i hope anyone can help me about this.. THANK YOU....


  • woboyle
    woboyle Posts: 501
    The open versio nof AD is OpenLDAP. Most any current Linux distribution can work well as a good OpenLDAP server. Red Hat Enterprise Linux and its free derivatives (CentOS, Oracle Linux, Scientific Linux, et al) are commonly used for this purpose in enterprise environments.
  • hi! Thank you for your reply.. can you help me what im doing or can you give me a step by step procedure to do this.. or any link... THANK YOU
  • Theres ANYONE can give me what exact distro or linux i can use for build LDAP or PDC for make active Directory, i hope with links ;) .... THANK YOU
  • mfillpot
    mfillpot Posts: 2,177
    The guide was easy to find. http://www.openldap.org/doc/admin22/


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