[Samba] smbldap-tools problem with Samba 3.0.1/LDAP 2.1.22/Fedora Core 1

Jérôme Tournier jerome.tournier at idealx.com
Sun Jan 11 16:24:55 GMT 2004

Le Fri, Jan 09, 2004 at 06:21:48PM -0500, Data Control Systems Inc. - Mike Elkevizth a ecrit:
> I'm trying to setup a samba PDC/BDC with disconnected auth. and am stuck at
> step one because I can't get smbldap-tools to work right. First when I do a
> smbldap-useradd.pl -a test, it works fine. ldapsearch shows the entry
> properly. Then I try smbldap-usershow.pl or smbldap-userdel.pl or any other
> one for that matter and they all fail with a "user test does not exist"!
> Also if I do a smbldap-useradd.pl -w ... for a workstation add it adds the
> workstation to the directory, but doesn't add any samba entries
> (SambaSamAccount, etc.). Please someone help, I've been working on this for
> quite a while and really need to get it working soon.
The -w option of smbldap-useradd.pl add a workstation account. But the
sambaSAMAccount is added by samba when joining the domain.
If you can't show a user you just added, i suppose you did not
configured nss_ldap. Use the authconfig utility for that.


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