[Samba] User sync between SAMBA domains?

Schabel Markus markus.schabel at tgm.ac.at
Wed Sep 4 09:25:01 GMT 2002

Bjorn Enroth wrote:

>Newbie as a am to this list,
>>From what I can find out from the archives it's not possible to set up trust
>relationship between two samba PDC's, BUT - Is there a way to synchronize
>users between the domains? eg, can I with rsync over SSH sync the unix
>passwd file and the samba smbpasswd file with the other PDC? This causes of
>course a delay in password changing, but I can buy that... Oh, I know there
>are security issues with this too... Are there any better way to do this?

try it with LDAP, this should be possible with the domain attribute and 
ldap-filters in the smb.conf

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