SSSD - System Security Services Daemon


SSSD provides a set of daemons to manage access to remote directories and authentication mechanisms such as LDAP, Kerberos or FreeIPA. It provides an NSS and PAM interface toward the system and a pluggable backend system to connect to multiple different account sources.

More information about SSSD can be found on its project page -

Building and installation

Please see the file BUILD.txt for details


The most up-to-date documentation can be found at


Please see the file called COPYING.


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