Thank you for your reply.
I think ill go with the first option, it about time to upgrade :).

Genadi.

2015-02-01 2:09 GMT+02:00 Dmitri Pal <d...@redhat.com>:

>  On 01/31/2015 01:37 PM, Genadi Postrilko wrote:
>
>  Hello all.
>
>  The environment i'm currently working to migrate under IPA identity
> management contains mostly RHEL 6.2 servers.
> I'm planing to use Active Directory Cross Forest Trust for Identities, IPA
> as sudo provider, and all the other goodies that IPA provides.
>
>  If i want to enjoy all the new features (at least most of them), i know
> that clients have to be sssd version > 1.9. And if i want IPA to be auto
> configured as sudo provider  it has to be sssd > 1.11.
>
>  When reading the mailing list i noticed that sssd 1.11 is mentioned as
> feature of rhel 6.6.
> What i would like and understand is what could go wrong if i will install
> sssd 1.11 on rhel 6.2 servers.And what is is your general recommendations
> for older RHEL 6 (minor) releases?
>
>
> It will pull a lot of dependencies and most of your system will look like
> 6.6 system
> Also the upgrade like this might reveal some issues as the upgrades are
> expected to be gradual. 1-2 versions is ok but 4 is quit a big leap.
>
> Overall it is a bit risky to do it.
> You have three options:
> - upgrade properly but probably in two steps 6.2 -> 6.4 -> 6.6
> - use SSSD from 6.2 as is for now. It will have limited functionality but
> can leverage AD users from the trust. You would need to configure SSSD to
> use LDAP for authentication and point to compat tree of IPA to take
> advantage of the trust. See details here:
> http://www.freeipa.org/images/0/0d/FreeIPA33-legacy-clients.pdf
> - take your chances and try a hybrid you propose but it is not a formally
> supported configuration.
>
>
>  Thanks in advance,
> Genadi.
>
>
>
>
>
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> Dmitri Pal
>
> Sr. Engineering Manager IdM portfolio
> Red Hat, Inc.
>
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