[Samba] force ntlm

Neal A. Lucier nlucier at math.purdue.edu
Sun Nov 18 18:48:48 GMT 2007

The parameter/feature is being introduced in 3.2.0, sorry I thought it 
came with 3.0.26.


Urs Golla wrote:
> Hi Neal
> I get "Unknown parameter encountered: "winbind rpc only""
> I have samba 3.0.26.a-35
> cheers
> Urs
> On 11/16/07, Neal A. Lucier <nlucier at math.purdue.edu> wrote:
>> Urs Golla wrote:
>>> Is there a way to force samba to use NTLM (or NTLMv2) instead of kerberos?
>> While the man page doesn't explicitly say that NTLM is used instead of
>> kerberos; I believe the intent of this setting is to have samba talk
>> with AD using only NT4 domain member style communications (RPC and NTLM)
>> and not ADS style communications (LDAP and kerberos).  It's worth trying
>> if you haven't already.
>>  From man smb.conf:
>> winbind rpc only (G)
>>     Setting this parameter to yes forces winbindd to use RPC instead of
>> LDAP to retrieve information from Domain Controllers.
>>     Default: winbind rpc only = no

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