ldap_nua requires guest exist and have rid 501?
John E. Malmberg
wb8tyw at qsl.net
Tue Nov 12 02:18:59 GMT 2002
Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> Because the Guest account is a 'well known' account, and as such
> should have a fixed RID. This is enforced via the passdb backend
> because to do otherwise would have nasty consequences when mapping
> back and forth between uids and RIDs. (We are working hard to ensure
> that there is only one point at which uids and RIDs are mapped, and
> currently this is in the passdb.)
On a related note, does SAMBA still use the guest account in place of
the (unkown) internal user for enumerating shares?
An NT client can not browse a SAMBA server with the guest account
disabled, but having a guest account enabled is not required on an NT
account to do the same thing.
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