[Samba] Re: Samba and Linux Passwords Backend
mkur at poczta.gazeta.pl
Tue Sep 6 17:44:12 GMT 2005
Lonnie Cumberland [lonnie at outstep.com] wrote:
> I am sure that this has been asked probably a million times on this
> list, but for our particular setup, I need to see if there is a way to
> have Samba authenticate its users based upon the Linux accounts password
> The reason is that we have other applications all working together and
> most of them are also using the Linux password file which make the
> process of maintaining users much easier and from a central point.
Nothing prevents you from having same passwords in both unix- and
> Any help would be greatly appreciated.
LDAP database is probably the way.
And, even more, getting more interested in samba docs. Links available on
the front page of the project.
<mkur at poczta.gazeta.pl>
More information about the samba