[Samba] Re: A little help with nss_ldap - User xxx in passdb,
but getpwnam() fails!
coolhand1977 at comcast.net
Fri Nov 26 23:10:48 GMT 2004
One of the reasons I choose to go with openldap as my backend for samba
was I intended to eventually have my cyrus server authenticate against
the same server thus creating a single point of autherization for
That being said if samba 4 does have it's own ldap "like" backend unless
people are able to use it for other services I beleive that openldap
will still be the back end of choice.
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"
> 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 ;)
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