Upgraded to 4.8 - forced to use winbindd - retro how to missing?

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Mon Nov 12 23:33:03 UTC 2018

On Mon, 2018-11-12 at 18:06 -0500, Richard Bollinger via samba-
technical wrote:
> We recently upgraded a test server to samba-4.8.3.... but wonder how to
> reproduce the legacy behavior with winbind now forced into the picture.
> We specifically do not want any of the whiz-bang capabilities of winbind,
> just the old familiar mapping of windows usernames to unix usernames.
> Sorry if this is the wrong place to ask.

This probably better belongs on samba@

Regardless, to get what you want you just don't configure nss_winbind.

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett
Authentication Developer, Samba Team         https://samba.org
Samba Development and Support, Catalyst IT   

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