[Samba] How to Join Samba Client to a Samba PDC Domain with ldap?

John H Terpstra jht at samba.org
Fri Aug 22 14:57:49 GMT 2008

On Friday 22 August 2008 09:37:02 Alberto Moreno wrote:
> On Fri, Aug 22, 2008 at 5:41 AM, Adam Williams
> <awilliam at mdah.state.ms.us> wrote:
> > you want to have samba on your centos 5.2 system join the samba domain
> > handled by samba/ldap on your PDC?
>  Yes Adams thats what I whant to do.
>   Albert give some points, now about the point where I need to
> configure ldap inside my client (Centos), I need to run slapd inside
> my client? or what SW i need to run? (I know that I need to run samba,
> Albert say that I don't need winbind)
>    In my client, I don't need to edit anything inside /etc/openldap/ ?
> just /etc/ldap.conf?
>    To get the users from my PDC, I have to edit the same files I edit
> inside my PDC(nsswitch.conf, systems-auth, etc)?
>    This is new for me, this is way I have a lot of doubts, I read the
> manuals, but I still have some holes.
>    Thanks for your support.
> --
> LIving the dream...

Have you read chapters 5 and 7 of the samab3-ByExample book?

I know you read the manuals, but it is not clear "which" manuals you have 

- John T.
John H Terpstra

"Don't do as I do; Show me better!" - Anonymous.

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