[Samba] winbind logins

Gerald Carter jerry at samba.org
Wed Apr 24 14:13:02 GMT 2002

On 24 Apr 2002, Stephen M. Przepiora wrote:

> Hello,
> 	We are looking to replace our Source Safe server with cvs, the
> only problem is I am required to use our windows NT logins for CVS. I am
> hoping that using winbind will solve that problem.
> Is it correct that if windbind is setup properly in the nsswitch.conf
> than any app that uses the standard login getpwent functions will try to
> authenticate via winbind?

You'll need to use the pam_winbind.so module to actually authenticate 

cheers, jerry
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