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KB-24046: Centrify-sshd does not start on bootup on RHEL8

Authentication Service ,  

14 April,20 at 01:02 PM


When installing Centrify 2019.6 on a RHEL8 server (box), "Centrify-sshd" doesn't start on boot up.  "Centrify-sshd" can only be manually started. 


On boot up, RHEL8 doesn't detect the network state thus preventing "Centrify-sshd" from starting.


The below solution verifies the network is ready on boot up for "Centrify-sshd" to start.
1.) Edit the file:  /lib/systemd/system/centrify-sshd.service
      Change the "After=" line to

     Exit & save the file.

3.) Reload the daemons by running: systemctl --system daemon-reload


This issue is fixed in the 19.9 release of Centrify Infrastructure Services.