[Samba] Samba 3 with Unix passwd authentication?

Manfred Odenstein manfred.odenstein at chello.at
Wed Feb 11 22:13:09 GMT 2004

I think it's a ./configure option
maybe its --with-pam_smbpass, but not sure.


Am Mi, den 11.02.2004 schrieb Andy Moran um 22:56:
> We are a primarily Linux company with a NIS backend, but we keep a 
> couple "bridge boxes" for Windows users (on a Windows PDC) to connect to 
> their unix accounts and access data.
> Under Samba 2.2, this was fairly easy with "encrypt passwords = no" 
> turned on.   But I can't figure out how to make it work with Samba 3. 
> Does Samba 3 not support a unix passwd backend, or am I just missing a 
> configuration option?
> --Andy

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