Question about ldap

David R. Fischer David.R.Fischer at
Fri Oct 19 09:23:04 GMT 2001

Is there any info on pdc groups??  if you use "valid group" what Access 
does this give the use under a domain workstation?? or am i adding the 
group to the local workstations power user group??


samba at wrote:

>Other than samba-tng, I have not found any other ldap schema that are used
>by samba other than sambaAccount. And, _please_ someone correct me if I'm
>wrong, Samba 2.2.2 does not yet have, ldap or not, true domain groups or
>unix-to-domain group mappings, except for the domain admin group.
>Since I also use LDAP for unix authentication, I just use the posixGroup
>schema for groups. These groups are effectively local unix groups, but using
>smb.conf share settings like "valid users = @somegroup" and "force group =
>+somegroup" produces good results.
>>-----Original Message-----
>>From: samba-admin at [mailto:samba-admin at]On
>>Behalf Of David R. Fischer
>>Sent: Friday, October 19, 2001 9:36 AM
>>To: samba at
>>Subject: Question about ldap
>>after searching the web i am now able to setup a Samba 2.2.2 PDC with
>>ldap users but my problem now is groups does anyone have and
>>schema(other than samba-tng) that explain how to add groups under ldap
>>for acces on the workstations???
>>David R. Fischer
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