[Samba] Samba and LDAP Base DN

Craig White craigwhite at azapple.com
Wed Mar 16 19:43:20 GMT 2005

On Wed, 2005-03-16 at 10:57 -0500, Misty Stanley-Jones wrote:
> Right now, I have all of my Samba stuff under ou=corp,dc=mycompany,dc=com.  I 
> have it this way because there used to also be ou=furn,dc=mycompany,dc=com 
> with a different domain.  Now that I only have one domain, I would like to 
> move everything to dc=mycompany,dc=com.  So I copy all of the subentries of 
> ou=corp (ou=computers, ou=people, ou=grooups, and the sambaDomainName 
> entries) to dc=mycompany,dc=com.  I change the /etc/ldap.conf files to all 
> point to the new OU.  Perfect.  However when I change the baseDN in my 
> smb.conf, all of a sudden I cannot authenticate.  Even when doing smbcontrol 
> smbd reload-config.  The only thing I can figure is that it might be doing a 
> 'sub' search and finding two entries for my user, because I left the 
> 'ou=corp' DN as it was.  Is it that, or is there something else I have to do 
> in order to restructure my LDAP tree?
change nss/padl stuff?

/etc/ldap.conf ???


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