[Samba] Re: Restricting winbind to the default domain

Talwar, Puneet (NIH/NIAID) PTALWAR at niaid.nih.gov
Wed May 18 15:58:37 GMT 2005


I would like to know if I am able to run wbinfo -u and -g option, it works
successfully.  But when I try to connect from a Win XP box, it say it is not
able to connect to the domain controller or access denied.


Can you guys help me with this problem?




-----Original Message-----
From: John H Terpstra [mailto:jht at Samba.Org] 
Sent: Wednesday, May 18, 2005 11:06 AM
To: samba at lists.samba.org
Subject: Re: [Samba] Re: Restricting winbind to the default domain


On Wednesday 18 May 2005 06:53, Etienne Goyer wrote:

> Michael Gasch wrote:

> > Etienne Goyer wrote:

> >> I want to use winbind in conjunction with nsswitch in a pretty large

> >>  I would like winbind to only map users in the default domain.  As it

> >> is, winbind map users in other trusted domain of the AD too, which is

> >> *not* what I want.

> >>  [...snip...]

> >

> > please have a look at "allow trusted domains"


> Thank you very much sir, this is precisely what I need.


> It is worth noting that the smb.conf(5) man page have the following to

> say regarding this directive :


>     "This option only takes effect when the security option is set to

> server or domain."


> This is incorrect, as I am running with "security = ads", and it

> apparently do the right thing.  I'll try to contact the maintainer of

> this man page on the subject.


Thanks for mentioning this. It has been fixed now.


- John T.


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