[Samba] Re: Join Linux client to Samba PDC domain
sokkerstud_11 at hotmail.com
Thu Jun 7 19:19:38 GMT 2007
> Now I want the same thing in a different environment
> CentOS Samba PDC in domain mode and LDAP
> Windows XP and Vista clients joined to the Samba domain
> Linux File Server (which I don't know how to configure)
> So I want all the Windows clients to be able to access the shares on
> my LInux File Server but I want my CentOS Samba PDC to handle the
> authentication with Singel-Sign-On style.
> How would I configure my Linux Files server? security = domain,
> server, or?
I just did a similar thing setting up an AIX file server with a Linux-based
Samba PDC. I'm pretty sure you want to set the Linux file server up as a domain
You're right on with security=domain. Then you just have to add the LDAP admin
stuff to the samba config and secrets database (i.e. smbpasswd -w [LDAP admin
passwd goes here], net rpc getsid [domain name here], net rpc join
-Uroot%[password goes here]) and a few other config steps outlined in the link I
Hopefully that gets you started int he right direction.
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