[Samba] does SECURITY=ADS fall back to the smbpasswd file?

Tim sambalist at darkgate.net
Tue Oct 19 13:09:53 GMT 2004

Hi Jerry.

Thanks for your response.

Quoting "Gerald (Jerry) Carter" <jerry at samba.org>:

> Each auth method (winbind, sam, etc...) is associated
> with a domain.  For example, the local machine domain
> or the domain to which the server is joined.  Once an
> auth method reports NT_STATUS_LOGON_FAILURE, no other
> auth method will be tried.
> So the short answer is no, smbd will not fall back to
> smbpasswd in Samba 3.

So in that case, is there any way at all I can authenticate
both sets of users I have with the same Samba host?

i.e. The users who have NT accounts, and the users who don't (smbpasswd auth)



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