Samba 4 - Alpha 8 / OpenLDAP missing schema attributes
davec-b at rogers.com
Wed Aug 5 11:12:37 MDT 2009
MICHAEL BROWN wrote:
>>>> Andrew Bartlett <abartlet at samba.org> Tuesday, August 04, 2009 >>>
> On Tue, 2009-08-04 at 16:47 -0500, MICHAEL BROWN wrote:
>> I just setup Samba 4, alpha 8, with OpenLDAP to use replication. However, after setting up everything,
>> I started importing my POSIX users and groups but there are no "uidNumber" or "gidNumber" attributes like
>> there are with using Samba 4's POSIX schema backend. *PLEASE* tell me I am missing something here.
>>> This really should 'just work'. Did you run provision-backend with the
>>> current code? (If you did not, then you might still be running the old
>>> configuration, generated with the former schema).
> Yes, the "provision-backend" and "provision" scripts both ran with no problems. One key thing (on this issue) that should
> be noted to the users is that OpenLDAP must have all of the SASL libraries installed, and linked properly to the Berkeley BDB
> backend, etc., or Samba and OpenLDAP WILL NOT WORK with the required "samba-admin" user within the "provision" scripts.
> Oliver wrote:
>>> but the posix-related attributes are still missing.
> is this something you are working on to fix?
> The strange thing is the same schema is used when provisioning Samba 4 *without* OpenLDAP and it works
> perfect. It is just when OpenLDAP is used and the scripts "auto populate" the backend, is when these *key* POSIX objects are left out.
> I do hope this is a "easy" fix because I am dead in the water doing further testing, without these objects, within my environment.. hint, hint =)
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Is there an appropriate place in the scripts to detect a failure and
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