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23. Starting with FreeIPA

Antonio Vazquez1 
Mostoles, Spain
According to the official web page of the FreeIPA project:

FreeIPA is an integrated security information management solution combining Linux (Fedora), 389 Directory Server, MIT Kerberos, NTP, DNS, Dogtag (Certificate System). It consists of a web interface and command-line administration tools.


The definition mentions Fedora as the Linux part of the solution, but FreeIPA works perfectly well with related Linux distributions such as CentOS or RedHat.

Structure and Components

As we said before, FreeIPA integrates many components into a complete identity ...

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