[Samba] Samba + LDAP

simo idra at samba.org
Mon Oct 8 14:57:02 GMT 2007

On Mon, 2007-10-08 at 15:45 +0100, Ricardo Manuel Esteves (VI) wrote:
> Hi,
> I got samba 3.0.26a on my Fedora 7, and when i try to add users with
> smbpasswd -a username, it only works if the user exists as a linux
> user... i got a Centos 4.4 system with samba 3.0.10 and it  works even
> if the user doesn't exists on the system.
> Can anyone explain me why this happens? is it from this new version
> (3.0.26a) or may be a problem of 
> Fedora 7?

Always been like that since I can remember, and it is by design.

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

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