[Samba] Re: methods to synchronize tdb files between hosts
gasch at eva.mpg.de
Fri Jun 30 13:09:38 GMT 2006
they need to map authenticated users (by DCs) to unix accounts.
this can be done with tdbsam but is not recommended in multi samba
domain server environments. in this case use ldap or rid instead (rid is
easier to implement).
Torsten Geile wrote:
> Rex Dieter schrieb:
>> John Stile wrote:
>>> I am faced with a need to synchronize the *.tdb files on the file server
>>> with all the Linux machines for consistent UID-to-loginID mapping.
>>> Does anyone have a how-to or notes for a better approach?
>> Yes, use something like (in smb.conf):
>> idmap backend = idmap_rid
>> idmap backend = idmap_ad
> Does this apply too, when there is a smaba pdc using ldap and many samba
> servers configured as memeber servers?
> Do the memeber servers need unix account for sambausers or do they just
> receive authentification from the pdc using ldap?
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