[Samba] Request to update slapd.conf and OpenLDAP info for Samba-Guide/happy.html

RNuno glist at moonlight.pt
Fri Mar 4 13:41:29 GMT 2005

Tony Earnshaw wrote:

>John H Terpstra:
>>The appendix information I added to "Samba-3 by Example" was put there so
>>that the information would not be lost. and so that others could use it to
>>expand the technique to suit more complex environments.
>>Unfortunately, the complexity barriers of Samba plus LDAP is proving a lot
>>more than some sites are willing to endure. The discussions we have had on this
>>mailing list regarding LDAP configuration problems as well as the importance
>>of getting the UID=0 situation right are of benefit to many and a turn-off to
>>a few people also. In many ways, for us and for them, it is probably better
>>that they get turned off sooner, rather than create something that might be
>>more negative later on. For those of us who have found the right solution
>>Samba is liberating.
>There's  a comparatively new mailing list for people who need to discuss the
>interoperability between (especially Open)LDAP and other products, a subject
>that's OT on the OpenLDAP list. A number of clued-up and helpful people (who
>don't all share my views :) subscribe, who don't subscribe to this list; I've
>written to the list master to see if he's mind if Samba people subscribe for
>discussion of LDAP-specific Samba questions.
>Typical topics might be:
>Which OpenLDAP version to use
>How to configure it best for Samba
>How to configure BDB
>DSE/DIT architecture
>SSL/TLS configuration
>ACL design
>Sources of information on the web, FAQs.
>We'll see if we're welcome there.
>mail: tonye at billy.demon.nl
Whitch list is it?

-- RNuno

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