Thanks Nathaniel,
  I am running with Jan's Centos-7 container and I'd like to have
Multi-factor Authentication/2FA enabled.
He mentioned that systemd is not running in the container, so I guess that
explains why 2FA is failing. I wonder if I can get systemd running there.


Duncan McNaught
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On Tue, Sep 22, 2015 at 6:55 AM, Nathaniel McCallum <>

> On Mon, 2015-09-21 at 16:49 -0600, Duncan McNaught wrote:
> > Dear freeipa-users,
> >
> > I'm having an issue with otp in freeipa. I can set up the service as
> > described in the blog post for TOTP or HOTP, and sync the token fine.
> > When I try to login to the admin tools or an ipa-managed client
> > (with <password><token>) , I get a password incorrect message.
> > Here are some more details:
> > /issues/34
> > Can anyone help me to debug/get this working?
> I'm very unclear as to what you are trying to do. Are you trying to
> run FreeIPA in a container? If so, Jan is probably your man. AFAIK,
> ipa-otpd will require systemd in the container.
> If you are trying to run this on CentOS 7.1 (not a container), it
> seems to me that your LDAP server isn't running or something is wrong
> with ldapi.
> Can you explain your setup in more detail?
> Nathaniel
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