[Samba] Computer Account
abartlet at samba.org
Mon Jun 30 12:23:39 GMT 2003
On Mon, 2003-06-30 at 21:46, Jean-Rene Cormier wrote:
> On Sat, 2003-06-28 at 07:26, Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> > On Sat, 2003-06-28 at 18:33, Andrey Nepomnyaschih wrote:
> > > Hello,
> > >
> > > Does samba-3.0.0beta-1 still requires a computer account to be present
> > > inside OS user database? I had heard there were moves to make that
> > > obsolete.
> > No, provided you correctly configure it, this is no longer required.
> > If you allocate 'idmap uid 10000-20000' then smbd will create accounts
> > in that range, if they don't already exist. This will be tightened up a
> > little, but for machines should still work.
> So does that mean that Samba 3.0 can automatically add machine accounts
> in the LDAP directory without the need of some sort of useradd script?
That is the intention.
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
http://samba.org http://build.samba.org http://hawkerc.net
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