Samba4 LDAP Integration
geza at kzsdabas.sulinet.hu
Fri Oct 29 18:35:35 GMT 2004
paul kölle írta:
> Gémes Géza wrote:
>>> Take it more generally. It's not about LDAP but the interfaces
>>> Samba4 will implement to USE data it will not store by itself
>>> (uid/gid?) and the interfaces it will implement to PROVIDE access to
>>> data it stores other services might need. Any reasonings, notes,
>>> code to look at?
>> No, the real point is not to have to move from OpenLDAP based
>> Posix+Samba+other attributes to Samba4's LDAP server based Samba
>> attributes+Something else (e.g. flat files :-( ). Instead IMHO a
>> Samba4 LDAP server based central storage would be the best solution
>> to this.
> But then you have to write a full fledged LDAP server capable of
> replacing OpenLDAP and friends *and* migrate all sort of information
> to that db.
To be an AD DC it is anyway a MUST.
>> The necessary infrastructural changes could have benefits as well:
> No doubt ;)
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