samba + ldap

Gerald (Jerry) Carter jerry at
Sun Nov 4 21:20:06 GMT 2001

On Wed, 31 Oct 2001, Doug Douglass wrote:

> Eric, Pascal,
> The first problem I see is in your setting of "ldap filter" in smb.conf. The
> objectClass posixAccount is not sufficient for use with samba. You must add
> the sambaAccount schema (included with source) to your LDAP server and
> create sambaAccount entries in your directory (either new entries or add the
> objectClass to existing entries). I believe there is are Perl scripts to
> assist with this included with the source, look in the examples or contrib
> directories (I can't remember which)
> Remember you must also create LDAP entries for machine accounts. These
> entries will also be of objectClass sambaAccount.

Yeah.  Certainly shouldn't seg fault though.   I'll look into this.

cheers, jerry
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