[Samba] Samba - Joining AD and OU issues
wayne at mail.gomonarch.com
Thu Dec 9 00:21:25 GMT 2004
Windows 2000 Server named adtest.com as PDC.
Solaris 9 server with SAMBA 3.0.7.
I am trying to get a handle on the OU issue I am having. Suppose the PDC
adtest.com has 100 OU such as
a1, a2, a3, ..., a98, a99, a100.
On the Solaris Server I am doing:
kinit Administrator at adtest.com
type in Administrator password
nmbd; smbd; winbindd -B
net ads join
When I do wbinfo -g or getent passwd I see all the accounts in all the OU.
Suppose I only want one or two OUs? Imagine that I want a7 only, do I have
to create a special account within OU a7 (such as a7adadmin) and use kinit
a7adadmin? If so, then what do I need to have specifically two OUs, a7 and
The second question I have is that kinit always prompts for a password is
there a better way to do this?
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