Samba 4.3.13 logon oddity on Solaris 10

Bernd Markgraf bernd.markgraf at
Tue Jun 19 11:07:56 UTC 2018

On Tue, 2018-06-19 at 11:04 +0100, Rowland Penny via samba-technical
> On Tue, 19 Jun 2018 11:12:11 +0200
> Bernd Markgraf via samba-technical <samba-technical at>
> wrote:
> > Hi,
> > 
> > I just finished building Samba 4.3.13 on a Solaris 10 box and
> > successfully joined it to a domain. DC is Samba 4.3.13 on FreeBSD.
> > The OS itself uses LDAP+Kerberos to authenticate users on the Unix
> > level and that works just fine.
> Why are you using LDAP for authentication on a Unix domain member ?
Because it just works and is straightforward to set up and things like
ldaplist&co work. Until I resolved the open issue I'll just leave
things as they are.

One thing I forgot to mention in the previous mail - once logged into a
share files are indeed created with the correct owner/uidnumber as
stored in the user's LDAP record.


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