LDAP search suffix

Klinger, John (N-CSC) john.klinger at lmco.com
Tue Jul 6 15:41:56 GMT 2004

If I read your message correctly, there is a patch for Samba 3.0.1 that does
what you want. If you integrate this capability into a later version, post your
patch to the group as we may eventually upgrade.
Good Luck,
> At the county we are using a global LDAP server with people/group/machine
> subdivide by "ou=". (see below) Unfortunatly because SAMBA will only do
> searches using the global ldap_base we are forced to either modify our
> LDAP implementation (not an option) or modify SAMBA. We are
> considering  writing a patch for SAMBA but are wonder if there was
> a specific reason why the ldap_*_suffix is only used when creating new
> users, instead of also being used for lookups?
------dn: uid=bubba,....
------dn: uid=freddy,....
Washington County IT Services

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