[Samba] root user in smbldap...how to change home

David Trask dtrask at vcs.u52.k12.me.us
Mon Feb 7 23:30:40 GMT 2005

Craig White <craigwhite at azapple.com> on Monday, February 7, 2005 at 5:42
PM +0000 wrote:
>you're the one in control and can write whatever value you want to LDAP.

good point....just after I posted my request I figured it out  :-)
>probably best to do it outside of your mass populate script

>Personally, I find it easier for my state of being NOT to have root in
>LDAP but have Administrator with uid=0

Actually that was causing problems for me....so I changed from
smbldap-populate to using smbldap-populate -a root  and that made a world
of difference.  Essentially it's going back to the old days of
smbldap-tools when you had to make a fake user root.  

David N. Trask
Technology Teacher/Coordinator
Vassalboro Community School
dtrask at vcs.u52.k12.me.us

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