[Samba] Winbind configuration

simo idra at samba.org
Sun May 6 15:06:47 GMT 2007

On Sun, 2007-05-06 at 17:14 +0300, Petteri Hakkarainen wrote:
> Hi list,
> Lets say there exists a Windows domain environment I would like to log
> on to from a Linux workstation using plain Windows domain accounts (no
> local account on any Linux workstation). Do I need a Samba server
> configured as a domain member _and_ do I have to configure all the
> workstations for winbind?

For login you just need to use winbindd, you don't need smbd or nmbd
running (unless you also want to use file sharing of course.


Simo Sorce
Samba Team GPL Compliance Officer
email: idra at samba.org

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