[Samba] smbpasswd and local passwd file

Gerald Carter jerry at samba.org
Fri Feb 8 15:28:03 GMT 2002

On Mon, 4 Feb 2002, Terry Davis wrote:

> Hello,
> Does an account have to exist in the local /etc/passwd file for a samba 
> account to work correctly?  I will just have the samba information in 
> the smbpasswd file.

A successfull getpwnam() (via NSS) is fine.

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