[Samba] Samba 3 + LDAP as PDC - which tutorial / HOWTO to use?
John H Terpstra
jht at samba.org
Sat Oct 23 01:28:00 GMT 2004
Suggest you follow instructions in Chapter 6 of "Samba-3 by Example",
available from Amazon.Com _or_ download it from:
Please: If it does not work for you, help us to fix it. This documentation is
part of the official docs. If it is broken we must fix it.
- John T.
On Friday 22 October 2004 12:51, Tomasz Chmielewski wrote:
> I'm struggling with setting Samba 3 + OpenLDAP as a PDC.
> I had no problems with setting Samba 3 as a PDC (I could join domain,
> users could log in, machines were added automatically, roaming profiles
> worked etc.).
> But when it comes to setting Samba 3 + OpenLDAP as a PDC, I'm stuck - I
> can join a domain, but can't log in as a user; Samba logs say user auth
> was successful, but Windows say user/password were wrong (so at least I
> *feel* that I'm close).
> All the howtos I used were either outdated, or inaccurate, or something
> was missing, or I'm just stupid (as I'm still unable to get Samba 3 +
> OpenLDAP to work).
> Which documents did you use to set up Samba 3 + OpenLDAP to work as a PDC?
> I already tried:
> 1) Using an LDAP Directory for Samba Authentication form
> 2) Samba (v.3) PDC LDAP howto - it uses Samba 2 smb.conf conf files, and
> is "Redhat 5..." - very messy in all - from
> 3) The Linux Samba-OpenLDAP Howto (Revision: 1.6 ) from
> But I'm still unable to make it all work :(
John H Terpstra
Phone: +1 (650) 580-8668
The Official Samba-3 HOWTO & Reference Guide, ISBN: 0131453556
Samba-3 by Example, ISBN: 0131472216
Hardening Linux, ISBN: 0072254971
OpenLDAP by Example, ISBN: 0131488732
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