Configuring SSSD on Flatcar Container Linux

    Flatcar Container Linux ships with the System Security Services Daemon, allowing integration between Flatcar Container Linux and enterprise authentication services.

    Configuring SSSD

    Edit /etc/sssd/sssd.conf. This configuration file is fully documented here . For example, to configure SSSD to use an IPA server called, sssd.conf should read:

    config_file_version = 2
    services = nss, pam
    domains = LDAP
    id_provider = ldap
    auth_provider = ldap
    ldap_schema = ipa
    ldap_uri = ldap://

    Start SSSD

    sudo systemctl start sssd

    Make SSSD available on future reboots

    sudo systemctl enable sssd