[Samba] Implementing samba3/LDAP system across several schools

rruegner robert at ruegner.org
Sun Sep 26 11:00:24 GMT 2004

yes its no problem, you need slave ldaps and samba bdcs in the other 
locations, read the samba how to,
the other way is to have a own domain at each location with own pdc
and make trusts
What you mean with duplicate usernames?

Jim Potter schrieb:

> Hi All,
>    I am looking into the feasability of using Samba/LDAP for domain 
> control across several schools in my area, and would be interested to 
> hear of anyone who has any experience/thoughts on how this could work.
>    The schools share a community learning resource centre, and I am 
> looking for ways for all users to be able to log in at their own 
> schools, and also at the learning resource centre using the same 
> credentials, and be able to see thier documents from both (all connected 
> by 2-10M lines at present, which will probably be adequate).
>    Each institution needs to be a secure self sufficient entity within 
> its own right, allowing access to its list of users (and their work) to 
> the resource centre.
>    A big problem I see is duplicate user names between schools.
> Any hints/tips/comments/feedback would be very welcome.
> cheers
> Jim Potter
> UK

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