Samba and Win2k AD authentication

Andreas Boeckler abo at
Sat Sep 29 12:43:17 GMT 2001

On Fri, Sep 28, 2001 at 04:42:25PM -0400, Adam Williams wrote:
> >I need to all Linux File servers to my network.  We are using Win2k with
> >AD for Exchange2k (the one system my management will not let go of).
> >How can I keep a single point of authentication for all users, Linux or
> >windows based workstations?
> pam_ldap and nss_ldap claim to support AD> 
yes .. but you need the
Services for Unix to be installed on the Windows2000 ADS
see doc/README.SFU in the libnss_ldap-source

I'm trying to get libnss_winbind and libnss_ldap together. I hope that it will work.

> >We also have several Sun Ultra 10 systems with Solaris 8.  I would like
> >to include them into the single authentication schema as well.  I will
> >gladly read and such, just need to know where to start.
> Solaris support PAM,  and thus I assume NSS.

Andreas Böckler				netlands edv consulting GbR
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