[Samba] Add user script, with winbind, without PAM (Solaris 9)

Gerald (Jerry) Carter jerry at samba.org
Wed Jan 21 03:34:49 GMT 2004

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On Fri, 16 Jan 2004, Paul Coray wrote:

> Dear all
> We've been running sucessfully a 2.2.8a Fileserver, member of our NT 
> domain, authentication with winbind, on a Solaris box. As I've 
> experienced stability issues with winbind and some minor problems with 
> missing unicode support, I'm very happy that these problems hopefully 
> will be gone with version 3.
> Now I noticed, that it seems not to be possible any longer to have an 
> add user script creating homedirs on the fly without a local user 
> repository (smbpasswd or LDAP and PAM), which worked just fine before. 
> The problem might also be the missing support for pam_mkhomedir.so in 
> Solaris.

You can do anything you want is an 'add user script' including creating
the user's home directory.  Maybe I misuderstood you question.

cheers, jerry
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