[Samba] Samba 3.0 + OpenLDAP 2.1 Saga (LDAP Attacks!)
ChrisSorisio at PeakTechnical.com
Wed Oct 15 18:59:52 GMT 2003
Oh Wise Ones,
For the past two days, I have contested with the Samba documentation and
other sources of lore in a vain attempt to achieve Samba/LDAP integration.
My test system is running RedHat 9 with updates applied, along with OpenLDAP
& OpenSSL from redhat-rawhide, and the Samba 3.0.1pre1 RPM from the Samba
A couple of questions:
The HOWTOs instruct one to slapadd a file which, among other entries,
# Setting up container for groups
Is it intentional that the container group setup references 'ou: People' or
is that a typo?
I've gotten as far as having Samba try to add a machine or user account.
Before I started again from scratch, I was as far as getting errors like:
Failed initialise SAM_ACCOUNT for user
Failed to modify password entry for user
But everything else seemed to work - it was binding to the LDAP server, etc.
Any ideas? Are the LDIF's in the HOWTO all that are necessary to setup an
LDAP server for use with Samba 3?
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