Authentication Service, Mac & PC Management Service, Auditing and Monitoring Service
KB-1917: Does Centrify DirectControl support AIX Capabilities user attribute ?
Applies to: DirectControl 4.4.3 on AIX 5.3 and higher.
Does Centrify DirectControl support AIX Capabilities user attribute ?
Yes, support has been added for the AIX Capabilities user attribute starting DirectControl 4.4.3, a feature that is only available on AIX 5.3 and later. To enable the feature, edit /etc/centrifydc/centrifydc.conf to add the following line:
This allows using methods that are only available with AIX 5.2 and later, and these methods are required to support the Capabilities attribute.
Use adquery to view capabilities for an Active Directory user:
adquery user -X aix.capabilities <ADuser>
Use adupdate to set capabilities for an Active Directory user:
adupdate modify user -X +aix.capabilities=CAPABILITIES <ADuser>
Where CAPABILITIES is a comma-separated list of capabilities to add for the user. For example: