Windows AD and Samba

Simo Sorce idra at
Wed Aug 18 10:44:08 GMT 2004

On Tue, 2004-08-17 at 15:36, jzorzi at wrote:
> With the latest release of Samba, can you use the Active Directory to
> authenticate users to the samba server?


> Can you do this without replicating the users to the Linux machines?


> I would like to explore a solution where I only have one database of users
> to maintain.

look for winbind, but PLEASE look at the documentation and PLEASE post
user questions to the user public mailing list samba at

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discussion about bugs and features.

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