[Samba] Migrating to LDAP

Felipe Augusto van de Wiel felipe at paranacidade.org.br
Fri Sep 21 15:51:58 GMT 2007

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Tim Bates wrote, On 20-09-2007 20:46:
> Felipe Augusto van de Wiel wrote:
>> 	Check sambaldap-tools (smbldap-tools) from IdealX, it
>> probably has what you want. :-)
> Already looked. Doesn't seem to. I always thought they did it aswell, 
> but it seems they don't.

	Something is wrong, last time I used them, they did it.

>> Ignaciou Coupeau tutorials are also nice (even if they are somewhat out-of-date).
> Seems more interested in starting from scratch or migrating from older 
> LDAP based installs. Nothing about going from another backend to LDAP.

	If you want to understand more about the LDAP process in
Samba and how they evolve, that's a very good documentation, YMMV.

>> And of course, the Samba By Example and Samba Official HOWTO are the
>> best and official source of information about it.
> Same as above... Unfortunately.

	Yes, it seems unfortunately, even if I heard of quite a
few people on this list talking about these tools and docs to
migrate their bases. A pity. :-(

	Kind regards,
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