LDAP-Client configuration, missing menu in YaST (NCurses)

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Environment

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP3

Situation

After fresh installation of a server with Basesystem Module and Server Applications Module, it is not possible to setup an LDAP client through YaST (NCurses) due to missing menu entry "Network Services > LDAP and Kerberos"
Setting up a "Generic directory service (LDAP)" through the "Network Services > User Logon" menu is not possible as well, since this menu is not available either.

Resolution

Both menus, "LDAP and Kerberos"and "User Logon" are provided with the yast2-auth-client.

Install the package with: zypper install yast2-auth-client

After installing yast2-auth-client both menus are available.
Which makes setting up the LDAP Client through YaST (NCurses) possible.

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  • Document ID:000020408
  • Creation Date: 06-Oct-2021
  • Modified Date:06-Oct-2021
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server

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