[Samba] Authenticating Samba against Active Directory

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Mon Oct 3 04:37:52 GMT 2005

On Fri, 2005-09-30 at 16:58 +0100, Daniel Catz wrote:
> I trying to authenticate samba 3.0.13 against active directory using my SLES 9 linux box.
> I have istalled OpenLDAP, Samba, Kerberos (Heimdal) and PAM. 
> I can join my domain, and I can see using "wbinfo -u" the 
> domain users from active directory, but I cannot see them 
> with the "getent passwd"  command.

Is 'winbind' set in your nsswtich.conf?  This controls what 'getent
passwd' sees.  I expect the YAST would have set all this up correctly:
did you use the suse tools, or handle this manually?

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                                http://samba.org/~abartlet/
Samba Developer, SuSE Labs, Novell Inc.        http://suse.de
Authentication Developer, Samba Team           http://samba.org
Student Network Administrator, Hawker College  http://hawkerc.net
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