[Samba] LTSP and Samba
Adam Tauno Williams
adamtaunowilliams at gmail.com
Fri Jun 22 20:30:10 GMT 2007
> I have a question about the possibility of integration of LTSP and
> Authentication over Samba.
> Its possible to have a LTSP server who authenticate the user on a Samba PDC
Of course, the LTSP server is a LINUX box. GDM/XDM authenticate users
> box and this samba box retrieves these information from an ldap server who
> will hold all the users information ?
Of course, Samba can use an LDAP SAM. Although one would wonder why you
would want to introduce Samba here. Just authenticate users via LDAP
> And what are the best configuration for a pc to use samba for this prupose
> for about 60 users ?
An LTSP server to support 60 users? Or a Samba server to support sixty
An LTSP server - A WHOLE LOT OF POWER!
A Samba server - depends on the users, but you might be able to get by
with surprisingly little.
Adam Tauno Williams, Network & Systems Administrator
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