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FreeIPA : Configure Client2024/05/14

Configure FreeIPA Client.
[1] Add DNS entry for FreeIPA Client in integrated DNS on FreeIPA Server.
(if not using FreeIPA integrated DNS, skip this step)
# ipa dnsrecord-add [domain name] [record name] [record type] [record]

[root@dlp ~]#
ipa dnsrecord-add ipa.srv.world node01 --a-rec

  Record name: node01
  A record:
[3] Install FreeIPA Client packages.
[root@node01 ~]#
dnf -y install freeipa-client
[4] Setup FreeIPA Client.
# set DNS to FreeIPA server host

[root@node01 ~]#
nmcli connection modify enp1s0 ipv4.dns

[root@node01 ~]#
nmcli connection up enp1s0
# setup client with specifying FreeIPA server and domain name

[root@node01 ~]#
ipa-client-install --server=dlp.ipa.srv.world --domain ipa.srv.world

This program will set up IPA client.
Version 4.11.1

Autodiscovery of servers for failover cannot work with this configuration.
If you proceed with the installation, services will be configured to always access the discovered server for all operations and will not fail over to other servers in case of failure.
Proceed with fixed values and no DNS discovery? [no]: yes
Do you want to configure chrony with NTP server or pool address? [no]:
Client hostname: node01.ipa.srv.world
DNS Domain: ipa.srv.world
IPA Server: dlp.ipa.srv.world
BaseDN: dc=ipa,dc=srv,dc=world

# confirm settings and answer [yes]
Continue to configure the system with these values? [no]: yes
Synchronizing time
No SRV records of NTP servers found and no NTP server or pool address was provided.
Using default chrony configuration.
Attempting to sync time with chronyc.
Time synchronization was successful.
# authenticate with admin user
User authorized to enroll computers: admin
Password for admin@IPA.SRV.WORLD:
Successfully retrieved CA cert
    Subject:     CN=Certificate Authority,O=IPA.SRV.WORLD
    Issuer:      CN=Certificate Authority,O=IPA.SRV.WORLD
    Valid From:  2024-05-14 00:01:09+00:00
    Valid Until: 2044-05-14 00:01:09+00:00

Enrolled in IPA realm IPA.SRV.WORLD
Created /etc/ipa/default.conf
Configured /etc/sssd/sssd.conf
Systemwide CA database updated.
Adding SSH public key from /etc/ssh/ssh_host_ecdsa_key.pub
Adding SSH public key from /etc/ssh/ssh_host_ed25519_key.pub
Adding SSH public key from /etc/ssh/ssh_host_rsa_key.pub
Could not update DNS SSHFP records.
SSSD enabled
Configured /etc/openldap/ldap.conf
Configured /etc/ssh/ssh_config
Configured /etc/ssh/sshd_config.d/04-ipa.conf
Configuring ipa.srv.world as NIS domain.
Configured /etc/krb5.conf for IPA realm IPA.SRV.WORLD
Client configuration complete.
The ipa-client-install command was successful

# set it below if you need (create home directory at initial login)

[root@node01 ~]#
authselect enable-feature with-mkhomedir

[root@node01 ~]#
systemctl enable --now oddjobd
[root@node01 ~]#
Fedora Linux 40 (Server Edition)
Kernel 6.8.7-300.fc40.x86_64 on an x86_64 (ttyS0)

Activate the web console with: systemctl enable --now cockpit.socket

node01 login: redhat      # FreeIPA user
Password:                 # password
Password expired. Change your password now.  # required to change password at initial login
Current Password:         # current password
New password:             # new password
Retype new password:
[redhat@node01 ~]$        # logined
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