[Samba] Winbindd on FreeBSD 4.10 Help

Jerry Murdock jmurdock at itraktech.com
Thu Sep 23 11:39:06 GMT 2004

Winbindd itself runs fine on FreeBSD 4.x, and is a great auth source for
things like Squid, or PAM, but full auto-magic NSS user/group auth isn't
going to happen.

NSS support doesn't really exist in FreeBSD 4.x.  There was an
implementation floating around, but you would know if you had installed
it - it would have required some googling, etc to find.. Last I checked it
would not support dynamic modules like Winbind.

Later 5.x versions have NSS and should work in theory, but I haven't done
much in 5.x, so can't say.


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Elijah Savage" <esavage at digitalrage.org>
To: <samba at lists.samba.org>
Sent: Wednesday, September 22, 2004 3:16 PM
Subject: [Samba] Winbindd on FreeBSD 4.10 Help


First off I would like to say the book "The Official Samba-3 HowTO and
Reference Guide" is awesome I purchased it off Amazon a couple of weeks
ago. Ok now on to my problem.

I have samba installed and configured and joined the domain no problem.

When I run wbinfo -u I can see my domain users, when I run wbinfo -g I
can see all my domain groups, BUT if I run
/usr/compat/linux/usr/bin/getent passwd I only see a mirror of my
/etc/passwd and do no see the domain users.

Winbind Setup in smb.conf

idmap uid = 10000-20000
        idmap gid = 10000-20000
        winbind separator = +
        winbind use default domain = Yes

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