[Samba] netatalk & Sambas' winbind

Michael Gasch gasch at eva.mpg.de
Wed Jan 21 10:07:53 GMT 2004


AFAIK it should be possible
we let mac users authenticate via pam against ldap
but there's also a winbindd-lib you can use in pam to authenticate users 
against winbindd

that's what you should do with netatalk and pam

just query google with:

nsswitch pam netatalk

hope it helps ?!?!!


startux.org webmaster wrote:
> Hi,
> I've got a SuSE 9.0 running Samba 3.0.1  and Netatalk 1.6.3
> Samba is a member server of a win2k domain, I'm using winbind to authnticate
> my users.
> Well, with the Windows users, everything is ok.
> But not with the Mac users
> I'd like to setup Netatalk to authenticate my Macs against the win2k domain
> as with Windows.
> Is this possible?  
> I've sarched the web all around and couldn't find any info on the subject.
> Warm regards,
> Mário Gamito


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Michael Gasch
Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology
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