[Samba] AD to authenticate users against Samba + LDAP

Guillaume Rousse Guillaume.Rousse at inria.fr
Mon Oct 13 19:29:56 GMT 2008

Andrei Mikhailovsky a écrit :
> Hi all,
> I was wondering if it is possible to make MS Active Directory to
> authenticate against Samba + LDAP? I have a working Samba + LDAP setup
> in the data centre and need to have MS Active Directory to authenticate
> against the userbase which has been already setup on Samba + LDAP.
No way current, as AD relies on Kerberos. You have to wait for samba 4. 
Or alternatively, look at previous post 'Heimdal/AD documentation' if 
you're ready to setup a Kerberos database alongside your LDAP server.

Guillaume Rousse
Moyens Informatiques - INRIA Futurs
Tel: 01 69 35 69 62

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