CID Alternatives

    CID is described as '(Closed In Directory) is a set of bash scripts for inserting and managing Linux computers in "Active Directory" domains. Modifications made to the system allow Linux to behave like a Windows computer within AD'. There are 2 alternatives to CID for Linux and Mac. The best alternative is PowerBroker Identity Services, which is both free and Open Source.

    This page was last updated Mar 17, 2021

    1. Application that joins Linux, Unix, and Mac machines to Microsoft Active Directory and securely authenticates users with their domain credentials.
      • Mac
      • Linux
      Connect your Unix computer to Windows, Samba or any other SMB/CIFS Server. Sharity is a cross platform network file system, mounting Windows shares transparently - just as if they were part of your local hard disk.
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