[Users] Adding users

Itamar Heim iheim at redhat.com
Wed May 9 11:21:49 UTC 2012

On 05/09/2012 02:18 PM, Dennis Jacobfeuerborn wrote:
> On 05/08/2012 01:44 PM, Yair Zaslavsky wrote:
>> On 05/08/2012 02:26 PM, Dennis Jacobfeuerborn wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>> I just installed oVirt and so far things seem to be running smoothly for
>>> the 1-node setup. I can't seem to add users though. When I go to Users->add
>>> I only get a search dialog that lists the admin user no matter what I enter
>>> as search string and there seems to be no obvious way to actually add a new
>>> user. Clicking "ok" just dismisses the dialog.
>> What user are you using to log in?
>> Have you used engine-manage-domains in order to add  an LDAP/Kerberos
>> domain?
> I used the user "admin" that is the default with the regular rpm install.
> The UI doesn't mention anything about a LDAP/Kerberos domain when I try to
> add the user.

ovirt doesn't manage internal users, rather support existing LDAP or 
Active Directory users.
you need to configure the directory you want ovirt-engine to work with 
via the mentioned manage-domains utility.

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