[Samba] trusted domains - samba user authentification
abartlet at pcug.org.au
Wed May 29 07:12:02 GMT 2002
Gavin Timmins wrote:
> I have a similar setup - Multiple domains with trusts, and Samba 2.2.4
> instances on Solaris and IRIX joined to a Windows2000 domain.
> There seems no way in the username.map file to distinguish between users on
> different domains (trusting each other) with the same username.
> For example, If I have an entry in the username.map file "fredf =
> flintstone_f", then the NT user flintstone_f in any domain trusted by the
> domain the samba server is a member of is mapped to the unix user fredf.
> The good news seems to be that samba does know about domains.
> Authentication errors reported in log.smbd mention a username, password
> server _and_ the domain they tried to authenticate against.
> Anyone else come across the same issue?
Use winbindd. Or at least create accounts in the 'expected' form - that
is 'domain\username' where \ is the winbind seperator.
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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