Are user/group collisions supported in Red Hat Enterprise Linux?

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  • Are user/group collision supported?
  • Is it supported to keep user with same name locally in /etc/passwd file as well as in AD or LDAP or IPA server?


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
    • All versions
  • SSSD
  • LDAP
    • Active Directory
    • Identity Management in RHEL (IPA)
    • Red Hat Directory Server (RHDS)
    • OpenLDAP
    • Any other third party LDAP solution

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