smb.conf realm issue with

Andreas Schneider asn at
Fri Aug 26 05:56:29 UTC 2016

On Thursday, 25 August 2016 19:55:03 CEST sk_tech101 at wrote:
> We are using samba for doing ntlm authentication with a windows server
> 2003(or higher) domain controller. We set security=domain in smb.conf

Windows Server 2003 or higher is an Active Directory server. You're using 
'security = domain' but should be using 'security = ADS'. However that winbind 
works against AD a realm needs to be set.

Please use the samba mailing list next time.


	-- andreas

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Samba Team                             asn at

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