[Samba] Home-share, winbindd and use-default-domain trouble

Gerald (Jerry) Carter jerry at samba.org
Tue May 25 13:22:12 GMT 2004

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Christoph Scheeder wrote:
| Hi folks,
| after installing mit kerberos-1.3.3 and the samba.3_0-subversion tree
| from yesterday i finally got my ADS-memberserver accessible from
| win2k-clients. but now i have a little problem.
| The samba server will be the main mailgatway for the site, so i need to
| set the "use default domain" switch for winbind to get automagicaly
| created the local user-mailboxes and home-dirs for the Accounts in ADS.
| up to this point all if working fine.
| i can send mail to the users, the homedirs get created on the fly,
| they can be accessed etc.
| but if i set samba to restrict the access to the home-share only to the
| correct user ( "only user = %U" in the [homes] section) the users get

only user is for secuerity = share.  Set 'valid user = %D-%S %S'

| locked out of their home-shares, and the server logs a line
| "user DOMAIN-username is not allowed to access share username".
| (i have set '-' as domain-separator in smb.conf)

cheers, jerry
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