[Samba] Samba PDC in many branch offices + one LDAP database
- how to change passwords?
mangoo at interia.pl
Thu Oct 28 15:03:26 GMT 2004
> On Thu, Oct 28, 2004 at 03:51:07PM +0200, Tomasz Chmielewski wrote:
>> I just configured Samba 3 PDC + LDAP.
>> The aim is to have a Samba 3 PDC + LDAP in each branch office; and
there should be one user/password database.
>> There are about 20 branch offices in different locations and users
travel a lot between them with laptops.
>> Each branch office has a below configuration:
>> - Samba 3 PDC
>> - slave OpenLDAP server
> What about having each branch office with a samba 3 BDC instead of PDC?
These offices are divided by WAN (which means loss of connectivity,
slowness etc.) - isn't that a problem?
Users should be able to log in even when the link is down; the only
thing impossible then should be password change / adding new accounts.
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