#1853 [RFE] Allow sssd to replace macro (ie. %H) with value specified in config file
Closed: Fixed None Opened 8 years ago by jhrozek.

Ticket was cloned from Red Hat Bugzilla (product RHEL RFE): Bug 947196

Please note that this Bug is private and may not be accessible as it contains confidential Red Hat customer information.

Customer's LDAP directory has entries currently with %H listed for majority of
home directories. This %H macro is a feature of the Likewise product that
allows this value to be expanded differently for each OS. As they are wanting
sssd product to co-exists with likewise customer is wanting sssd to have
feature to also expand a macro to somehing defiened in the sssd.conf file.
Here is what Likewise product expands %H to by default:
# Default: Linux: /home
# Default: MacOS: /Users
# Default: SunOS: /export/home

  1. Why does the customer need this? (List the business requirements here)
    Customer wants to migrate RHEL system to SSSD; however, needs to co-exist with
    existing environment.

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type: defect => enhancement

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milestone: NEEDS_TRIAGE => SSSD 1.11 beta
priority: major => critical

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changelog: =>
milestone: SSSD 1.12 beta => Interim Bucket

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milestone: Interim Bucket => SSSD 1.12 beta

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summary: RFE: Allow sssd to replace macro (ie. %H) with value specified in config file => [RFE] Allow sssd to replace macro (ie. %H) with value specified in config file

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owner: somebody => lslebodn

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patch: 0 => 1
status: new => assigned

Target release for private BZ947196 is "6.6"

Should we move this ticket from release "SSSD 1.12 beta"
to "SSSD 1.11.6"?

Yes, because we'll need to do a 1.11 backport at least for the DEBUG messages.

milestone: SSSD 1.12 beta => SSSD 1.11.6

resolution: => fixed
status: assigned => closed

Metadata Update from @jhrozek:
- Issue assigned to lslebodn
- Issue set to the milestone: SSSD 1.11.6

4 years ago

SSSD is moving from Pagure to Github. This means that new issues and pull requests
will be accepted only in SSSD's github repository.

This issue has been cloned to Github and is available here:
- https://github.com/SSSD/sssd/issues/2895

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Thank you for understanding. We apologize for all inconvenience.

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