On (14/06/16 08:56), Jakub Hrozek wrote:
>On Mon, Jun 13, 2016 at 06:06:00PM -0400, Rob Crittenden wrote:
>> Nathan Peters wrote:
>> > I have confirmed that on both CentOS 6.8 and CentOS 6.7 that if the group 
>> > is a POSIX group, it can be used in sudo rules.
>> > If the group is a 'normal' group it will fail when used in sudo rules.
>> > 
>> > This is really silly because in a previous version of CentOS (6.3) sudo 
>> > rules would fail if the group was POSIX, and work if the group was 
>> > 'normal'.
>> > 
>> > I'm not sure when this changed because we still have CentOS 6.7 machines 
>> > that are working fine with the non posix groups.
>> > I did notice that in sssd 1.13.3-22.el6 sudo fails with non posix groups
>> > And with 1.12.4-47.el6_7.7 sudo works with non posix groups
>> > 
>> > So now FreeIPA exists in a really funky state where if you are below 
>> > CentOS 6.4 you MUST use non POSIX groups and If you are on CentOS 6.7 and 
>> > above, you must use POSIX groups.
>> > 
>> > So basically, you need to roll forward your entire infrastructure to 
>> > CentOS 6.7 or above or else your old machines will suddently start failing 
>> > sudo logins when you udate the groups or your new machines will simply 
>> > fail with groups that worked on your old ones.
>> > 
>> > Can you please confirm what the intended behavior is because I would 
>> > rather not go through the trouble of re-creating all our sudo / hbac rules 
>> > and user groups...
>> Jakub already stated that this would be bug if it only worked with POSIX
>> groups, so you've confirmed that.
>> If you have a Red Hat subscription I'd open a support case and ask to be
>> added to bugzilla https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1336548
>Because that bug is private (sorry, there's some RH customer data there)
>and because you also confirmed it's an issue, I cloned the bugzilla to
>our upstream Trac:
>    https://fedorahosted.org/sssd/ticket/3046
>I'm sceptical we will have a fix this week, we're trying to meet a
>deadline at the moment, but we will try to come up with a fix either late
>next week or the one after.
>I'm sorry about the inconvenience. I wonder if, as a temporary
>workaround, you could point sssd to the compat tree using
Yes, it worth a try.
We switched from compat search base to native search base for sudo
in 1.13.x

But many things were changed in sudo; it neend't help.


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