[Samba] samba+mysql

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at pcug.org.au
Mon Apr 1 13:11:30 GMT 2002

Anton Heryanto wrote:
> hello everyone!!
> does any body ever know's about combining samba with mysql, samba using
> mysql  user dan password database for authentification.

It has been done for Samba HEAD (as a plugin, very early alpha stage). 
But it is probably not what you want - Samba still relies on getpwnam()
etc for user information, the passdb just contains the password and
extended user information.

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                                 abartlet at pcug.org.au
Manager, Authentication Subsystems, Samba Team  abartlet at samba.org
Student Network Administrator, Hawker College   abartlet at hawkerc.net
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