[Samba] Best Practices for rookie

John H Terpstra jht at Samba.Org
Wed Jun 15 21:34:50 GMT 2005

On Wednesday 15 June 2005 15:36, Fortin, Kelly wrote:
> I am interested in setting up Samba file services for our location and I am
> looking to find a "Best Practices" approach and configuration for use with
> an Active Directory controller.  I have had some luck in setup Samba with
> local accounts, but Linux will be used increasingly in the months to come
> and I would like to build a file server that will validate file system
> access against AD domain groups.
> I am familiar with Samba, but not so familiar with Kerberos and winbind.  I
> have read through some Samba documentation and found some valuable
> information, but I feel like I am missing a few pieces to my puzzle.  What
> is the process for setting up this service?  Are there some sample configs
> out there?

Chapter 7, Samba-3 by Example. http://www.samba.org/samba/docs/Samba-Guide.pdf

Let me know if that information is does not meet the need.

- John T.
John H Terpstra
Samba-Team Member
Phone: +1 (650) 580-8668

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