[Samba] Re: A little help with nss_ldap - User xxx in passdb, but getpwnam() fails!

Robert Silvia coolhand1977 at comcast.net
Fri Nov 26 22:12:32 GMT 2004


I wonder what type of mirgration will be available when samba 4 comes...

Alex Satrapa wrote:
> On 27 Nov 2004, at 06:05, Tomasz Chmielewski wrote:
>> I got lots of gray hair when I compared how hard it is to establish 
>> Samba + OpenLDAP, and then MS solutions, even with "official" 
>> documentation.
> FWIW, I've just given a presentation to the local Linux Users' Group on 
> this subject, based on notes made during my own installations. Until 
> Samba 4 comes out (which includes its own "LDAP" style backend), we'll 
> have to live with the nightmare that is Samba + OpenLDAP.
> Once the notes are published, I'll notify this list too - then there can 
> be another document for people to get confused by in addition to the 
> material by Terpstra, IDEALX, et al ;)
> Alex

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