[Samba] Samba and LDAP backend - howto docs problems?
linux at chamkila.org
Wed Mar 10 05:31:41 GMT 2004
It happened to me for the windows xp and I had to install some patches
to amke it work..don know for win 2k.....
Graham Leggett wrote:
> John H Terpstra wrote:
>>> Looking at the LDAP logs, I see that Samba is trying to do the
>>> LDAP search:
>>> 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 v3.0.
> 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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