Réf. : Re: R?f. : [Samba] system users and smbpasswd users

Ganael LAPLANCHE ganael.laplanche at edfgdf.fr
Mon Aug 4 08:55:03 GMT 2003

Hi again,

A useful link : see http://www.padl.com for more infos on
libnss-ldap and libpam-ldap...

Hope this helps,


payal-samba at staticky.com on 07/31/2003 04:02:46 PM

Pour : ganael.laplanche at edfgdf.fr
cc :
Objet :     Re: R?f. : [Samba] system users and smbpasswd users

Thanks for the mail.
On Wed, Jul 30, 2003 at 10:58:35AM +0200, Ganael LAPLANCHE wrote:

> Samba needs two accounts : a system account AND a samba account. The
> for this is
> you can't store every piece of information samba needs in the /etc/passwd
> file (e.g. Samba Home dir).

oh! some people say that I can use PAM for this. Do you have any ideas
on this?

> You may have heard about _nua (No Unix Accounts) backends, a way of
> users in samba-only

No never heard of this. Can you give some more info.

As you say in French, Merci beaucoup :)

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