NT4.0 PDC and Samba help
cartegw at Eng.Auburn.EDU
Tue Aug 18 16:02:28 GMT 1998
Christoph Doerbeck wrote:
> I read that someone stated that you NEED local accounts in
> I don't believe this to be the case. In fact, I thought that if you
> were to create a "username map" with an entry like "safeshare = *"
> then all NTDOM connections authenticated through the NT server
> would work, and have local userid "safeshare" on the samba server.
> Am I way off on this? Or does this sound like a solution to the
> stated problem?
That's what I said. :) However you allow Samba to get a valid
Unix uid will work. Either /etc/passwd entries or "username map ="
Gerald ( Jerry ) Carter
Engineering Network Services Auburn University
jerry at eng.auburn.edu http://www.eng.auburn.edu/users/cartegw
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