Congratulations! V2 is so tantalizingly close that I'm salivating. Big thanks to the whole team. I have my new virtualization server up now so I hope that I can find the time to do some testing on the alpha.
On Thu, Oct 29, 2009 at 1:11 AM, Dmitri Pal <d...@redhat.com> wrote: > Dmitri Pal wrote: > > > To all freeipa-interest, freeipa-users and freeipa-devel list members, > > > > The FreeIPA project team is pleased to announce the availability of the > > Alpha 1 release of the long-awaited freeIPA 2.0 server . > > > > This version of the server includes: > > * Optionally installable DNS server > > * Optionally installable Certificate Authority to manage server > certificates > > * NIS compatibility plug-in > > > > The freeIPA 2.0 server is capable of: > > * Managing host identities > > * Defining host-based access control rules that will be enforced > > on the client side by the IPA back end for SSSD (not provided yet) > > * Serving netgroups based on user and host objects stored in IPA > > * Serving sets of automount maps to different clients > > * Finer-grained management delegation > > * Group-based password policies > > > > The freeIPA 2.0 release provides: > > * Pluggable and extensible framework for UI/CLI > > * Rich CLI > > * Certificate provisioning capabilities > > > > Current version of the server does not include web based user interface. > > > > FreeIPA 2.0 clients can be configured in the same way as freeIPA 1.2 > > clients, using ipa-client install. For richer functionality freeIPA > > can be used with SSSD (System Security Services Daemon). > > The special freeIPA back end for SSSD developed by the SSSD project is > > not ready yet, however, the freeIPA 2.0 server can still be configured > > as a generic LDAP + Kerberos back end for SSSD. > > > > For more information about features delivered in this release, see > > documentation  on the freeIPA web site. > > For information on how to configure client systems to use freeIPA > > without SSSD, see freeIPA 1.2 documentation . > > For information on how freeIPA can be used in conjunction with SSSD, > > see the SSSD documentation . > > For all other freeIPA-related documentation , see freeIPA web site. > > > >  http://www.freeipa.org/page/Downloads/ > > > > A quick correction to the link: > >  http://www.freeipa.org/page/Downloads > > > Sorry for confusion. > > >  http://www.freeipa.org/page/IPAv2_development_status#Documentation > >  http://freeipa.org/docs/1.2/Client_Setup_Guide/en-US/html/ > >  https://fedorahosted.org/sssd/ > >  http://www.freeipa.org/page/DocumentationPortal > > > > > > > -- > Thank you, > Dmitri Pal > > Engineering Manager IPA project, > Red Hat Inc. > > > ------------------------------- > Looking to carve out IT costs? > www.redhat.com/carveoutcosts/ > > _______________________________________________ > Freeipa-interest mailing list > Freeipaemail@example.com > https://www.redhat.com/mailman/listinfo/freeipa-interest >
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