[Samba] Samba authentication via pam
geza at kzsdabas.sulinet.hu
Tue Sep 23 15:39:09 GMT 2003
Mike Klein írta:
>My pam file for samba has pam_nologin for auth.
>I would like to remove as many password files as possible for services on my
>linux box and have them go thru pam and etc/shadow.
>Is it possible for samba to auth thru pam? and then I can eliminate
Yes it is possible, but everyone recomend against it, because it
requires you to specify encrypt password = no in your smb.conf and
various registry patches on your clients. The worst thing would be, that
in that case every password would be sent in cear text over the wire.
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