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The following items need to be updated when a username change is requested:
 
The following items need to be updated when a username change is requested:
 
*Active Directory (handled by Windows IT staff)
 
*Active Directory (handled by Windows IT staff)
*AFS username (pts)
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*[[AFS]] username (pts)
*AFS home directory volume name (vos)
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*[[AFS]] home directory volume name (vos)
*AFS home directory mountpoint (fs)
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*[[AFS]] home directory mountpoint (fs)
*NSS LDAP (gecos, home directory path; verify username and name fields)
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*[[NSS LDAP]] (gecos, homeDirectory)
*Intranet LDAP (username, name fields)
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**Verify username (uid) and name (cn, sn, givenName) fields; they should automatically be updated by [[Identity Synchronization for Windows]].  If they were not, it may be time for a reinstall of ISW.
*Mail (students only)
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*Intranet LDAP (username, name fields); in the future if LDAP is moved to Sun LDAP + ISW, all of these changes will become automatic and need only be verified
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*Mail (students only; username and name fields)

Revision as of 12:28, 21 August 2008

Use this page as a checklist for updating usernames.

The following items need to be updated when a username change is requested:

  • Active Directory (handled by Windows IT staff)
  • AFS username (pts)
  • AFS home directory volume name (vos)
  • AFS home directory mountpoint (fs)
  • NSS LDAP (gecos, homeDirectory)
    • Verify username (uid) and name (cn, sn, givenName) fields; they should automatically be updated by Identity Synchronization for Windows. If they were not, it may be time for a reinstall of ISW.
  • Intranet LDAP (username, name fields); in the future if LDAP is moved to Sun LDAP + ISW, all of these changes will become automatic and need only be verified
  • Mail (students only; username and name fields)