[Samba] 2.2.5 and NIS question

Nir Soffer nirs at exanet.com
Mon Sep 30 15:00:02 GMT 2002


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Wieprecht, Karen M. [mailto:Karen.Wieprecht at jhuapl.edu]
> Sent: Monday, September 30, 2002 2:59 PM
> To: 'ufo at reiff-gmbh.de'; 'samba at lists.samba.org'
> Subject: RE: [Samba] 2.2.5 and NIS question
> I'm not sure what happe4ned to the --with-nis option either,  
> but it seems
> to work just fine. Perhaps they made it part of the default 
> set?  We use nis
> and winbind,  and NT users with matching UN(IX accounts get 
> assigned the UID
> and GID I have in NIS.  

How exactly do you do that? I've only managed to get winbind users when
using winbind. smbd would refer to the users in winbind regardless of
the users existance in other NSS databases.


Nir Soffer -=- Software Engineer, Exanet Inc. -=-
"Father, why are all the children weeping? / They are merely crying son
 O, are they merely crying, father? / Yes, true weeping is yet to come"
        -- Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, The Weeping Song

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