N/APosted on - 10/12/2016
Domains with active directory ensure that the administrator has security and is able to have experience o any computer they login. The products of Microsoft for such purpose can be expensive for small business domains. Describe aboutthe Linux active directory domain controller.
Linux Active Directory Domain Controller. Domain Active Directory.
–>Switch on the PC you want to use as a domain controller.
–>Insert the DVD into the DVD drive. Enter when the screen displays.
–>RHEL installer will be displayed. It will check if the CD is correctly working. Click on Skip.
–>Choose the language according to your preference.
–>Choose the keyboard type according to your preference.
–>If you have an installation number on the License the enter it or else skip the step.
–>Click on the ‘review and modify portioning layout’. It will create partitions.
–>Click on new.
–>Select any partition.
–>Create swap, home, boot etc. partitions.
–>Press on next.
–>Click on next.
–>Select the Ethernet devices to use the network connections.
–>Choose the time zone.
–>Enter the root password. Then click on next.
ð Click on customize later.
–>To start the installation press on next.
–>Reboot your computer.
–>Accept the License agreement and then click on forward.
Fill the further information like time zone, user account. You have installed Linux.
Install the DHCP Server.
Open the start menu.
Click on the Administrative Tools.
Go to Server manager and then user account control.
Under ‘Roles Summary’ click on add roles and then next.
Check the DHCP Server.
You have installed DHCP Server.
–>Install the BIND9 DNS Server.
–>Install the SAMBA software and then configure it.
–>Make the user account.
–>Enter the root password.
Create a samba account also. This account is the default one i.e. the administrator.
Enable the Roaming profile settings.
You are ready to move and use the domain controller.