[Samba] Administrator account samba-3.0alpha21 and LDAP
etienne.goyer at linuxquebec.com
Thu Dec 5 15:43:00 GMT 2002
I am setting up a test bed for Samba PDC + LDAP. I used the 3.0alpha21
rpm for RH8 from samba.org. The setup is working. Win9x client can
login no problem.
I was wondering how I should setup an "Administrator" account for the
domain. Right now, my plan is to have samba authenticate only to the
ldap backend ("passdb backend = ldapsam" only). Does the administrator
only need write access to the ldap tree or it also need to be root on
the machine (uidnumber or gidnumber 0) ? What should I put in the rid
and primaryGroupID field ? At the very least, I'd like to be able to
add machine accounts to the domain with this account.
Thanks for your input !
Etienne Goyer Linux Québec Technologies Inc.
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