[Samba] Pam_mount + cifs

Bj ø rn Tore Sund bjorn.sund at it.uib.no
Mon Oct 22 20:32:03 GMT 2007

On 17/10/07 19:18, "Diego Obetko" <dobetko at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi, i'm probably not the first but i have found no concrete information
> about my problem... lots of information, nothing helped.. :S
> so, here's the thing.. i'm running a  samba-3.0.22-13.16 server on SLES 9
> kernel as an nt domain controller, there was a
> migration to Linux for the workstations so i had to implement WINBIND +
> after searching for the right configuration y got it working with SMBFS and
> here's the problem... smbfs doesn't support hardlinks or symlinks... a BIG
> trouble since the workstations run KDE (dcop)...
> i've tryed mounting homes with cifs insted but this is what happens....

I recommend trying pam_cifs in stead,
https://sourceforge.net/projects/pam-cifs - I've been using that in
production with 600 linux clients for 18 months now - works like a charm.

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