samba idmap rfc2307/SFU and others

Sassy Natan sassyn at
Fri Jan 23 00:37:31 GMT 2009

at the moment samba doens't have support for the rfc2307

the posix account schema class is not in the samba schema (yet)
This means you can not have unix machine grab the info form the samba

you can use winbind, but I guess the nss_ldap is much better for this task


On Fri, Jan 23, 2009 at 2:27 AM, zeropoint <jpsergent at> wrote:

> I have samba setup and working very well with SFU r2 rfc2307, and I am
> pleased with how it is working. I am making a file server for a mixed
> environment, linux and windows. I was wondering if anybody knew if it is
> possible for samba to allocate UIDs and GIDs on users and groups that do
> not
> have the services for unix tab populated in the active directory. I want to
> avoid "needing" to populate that tab for users that don't use linux/unix
> systems, but do want access to the file server from windows. Thank you in
> advanced.
> --
> View this message in context:
> Sent from the Samba - samba-technical mailing list archive at

More information about the samba-technical mailing list