[Samba] Samba and LDAP Base DN

Misty Stanley-Jones misty at borkholder.com
Wed Mar 16 19:47:05 GMT 2005

On Wednesday 16 March 2005 02:43 pm, Craig White wrote:
> 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 ???

Yes I already did that, and nss_ldap is working just fine on all systems 
concerned (it's still changed).  Samba is the only thing still using the 
ou=corp  DN.

> Craig

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