[Samba] Samba and LDAP backend - howto docs problems?
minfrin at sharp.fm
Wed Mar 10 00:03:09 GMT 2004
John H Terpstra wrote:
>>Looking at the LDAP logs, I see that Samba is trying to do the following
>>This search fails, because the ldif displayed in the howto does not
>>include the sambaSamAccount objectclass in the admin object:
It seems the docs are describing setup for Samba v2.2, while I am using
Are there docs for v3.0 anywhere?
> Have you also checked chapter 2 of TOSHARG (The Official Samba-3 HOWTO and
> Reference Guide)?
I think so. The docs I am looking at are at
http://samba.mirror.ac.uk/samba/docs/man/, which is apparently what
you're referring to, though the docs seem to be for v2.2.
> Have you set up your scripts?
> - add user script
> - delete user script
> - add machine script
> - add group script
> - delete group script
> - add user to group script
> - etc.
> Have you test driven each manually to prove that it works?
There is no reference to scripts in the docs for samldap, and I see no
error messages saying that anything is missing.
> Have you configured nss_ldap and proven that it works?
> ie: getent passwd
> getent group
Not yet - I don't want to fiddle with anything unix wise until I get
Samba working. Is it required for Samba to work?
> pdbedit -Lw
> list the users in the old smbpasswd format?
No, it returns nothing (an empty list).
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