Passowrd Authentication

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Tue Oct 30 17:04:26 GMT 2001

Leonardo Luiz Padovani da Mata wrote:
> What kind of passowrd db samba can use?

Its own, or PAM for cleartext authentications (not recommended).

> What kind of Password server samba can use?

Any other SMB server.

> Samba supports Mysql?

Only if you want to get down and very dirty with the code.  Possible
solution with PAM and an appropriate PAM module, still requires local
system users.

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