[Samba] samba authenticated netatalk logins??

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Fri Jun 27 03:12:48 GMT 2003

On Tue, 2003-06-24 at 08:54, eric wrote:
> hello all...
> i'm running freebsd 4.8 release on our fileservers. we serve files to 
> over 50 macintosh OS 9 clients, and we use netatalk to do it. However, 
> all our username/password info is managed by the corporate IT dept. and 
> they run Win2000. To avoid having to maintain my own password database, 
> I'd like to use the authentication mechanism built into samba to 
> authenticate our netatalk users. I'd also like to expand that 
> authentication scheme to allow unix interactive logins using usernames 
> hosted from the company's domain controller.
> Can anybody help me on this? Specifically what extra ports I need to 
> install or options I must recompile with? Can I use PAM to help?

pam_winbind is what you are after.

Andrew Bartlett

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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