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Configuring Ranger User Sync for UNIX

Before you begin

Before committing to usersync changes, it is recommended that you test-run that users and groups are being retrieved as intended: Test Run Ranger Usersync.


Use the following steps to configure Ranger User Sync for UNIX.

  1. On the Customize Services page, select the Ranger User Info tab.

  2. Click Yes under Enable User Sync.

  3. Use the Sync Source drop-down to select UNIX, then set the following properties.

    Table 3.6. UNIX User Sync Properties

    PropertyDescriptionDefault Value
    Sync SourceOnly sync users above this user ID.500
    Password FileThe location of the password file on the Linux server./etc/passwd
    Group FileThe location of the groups file on the Linux server./etc/group