LDAP status

Chris Tomlinson chris at moonvine.org
Wed Nov 25 17:07:40 GMT 1998

On 25-Nov-98 Jean Francois Micouleau wrote:
> If Samba uses the samba Schema+the RFC 2307 Schema, then you don't
> necessary require the use of the unix security, as the Unix infos are
> stored in the LDAP database. This case supposes that the unix machine also
> uses some LDAP backend for Unix security (either as a LDAP-NIS client or
> by the libc-nss LDAP extension).

This is where I was assuming that good use could be made of:

    SAMBA \
            LDAP (Common schema)
      PAM /

I realize that very few systems (at present) support PAM but...

Christine Tomlinson

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