[Samba] Re: Can't Find Password
Bradley W. Langhorst
brad at langhorst.com
Wed Apr 16 00:45:00 GMT 2003
On Tue, 2003-04-15 at 12:02, John Peak wrote:
> Thanks again for the help so far. It appears that this was a problem, but I
> don't think it we *the* problem. It appears that Samba still cannot lookup
> the account in LDAP even thought it is now connecting using the proper admin
> Just to recap...:
> 1) Trying to login to Samba using an LDAP backend gives me
> 2) I get a "Problem during the LDAP search: (No such object)" in my log
> which I think is just Samba trying to lookup the sambaGroupMapping object.
> I do not have this in my LDAP database, but don't believe this should cause
you're using alpha23+ right...
i think you need to run the update to populate those structures
see the release notes for a23
if not then the shouldn't be a sambaGroupMapping object...
you did set the ldap admin password with smbpasswd -w as per the docs
try pdbedit -l as a quick way to check if you're getting stuff out of
> 3) The LDAP log I've included also seems to indicate that the LDAP search
> is being performed and is returning something. Also, when I manually run
> ldapsearch I get the "root" posixAccount record back as expected.
are you binding as "cn=Manager,dc=elucidation" during that search?
> workgroup = ELUCIDATION
> #passdb backend = ldapsam unixsam guest
> passdb backend = ldapsam guest
i think this should be
passdb backend = ldapsam_nua:ldap://your.ldap.server
guest account = nobody
but i think it's working because your ldapserver is on localhost...
> non unix account range = 10000-19999
Bradley W. Langhorst <brad at langhorst.com>
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