[Samba] Re: samaba winwind
Michael St. Laurent
mikes at hartwellcorp.com
Tue Sep 16 22:24:08 GMT 2008
> >> I'm not a Samba developer but in the latest releases of the 3.0.x
> >> you can use the idmap backend of "nss" to get the old behavior of
> >> mapping the Windows account name to the same account name in Unix.
> > mmm for "idmap backend" the man smb.conf say:
> > idmap_tdb (default)
> > idmap_ldap
> > idmap_rid
> > idmap_tdb
> > and not documented in this lines
> > idmap_ad
> > I think what you mean is the "winbind nss info" parameter, which is
> used to
> > get nss info like "home dir" and "login shell" for unix users from
> > directory with existing windows user/group (called mapping).
> Nah, he means what he means (at least that's my guess).
> I use a modified nss_ldap (that does /novel/ things) combind with
> my smb.conf I have:
> idmap config MYDOMAIN:backend = nss
> Works like a *charm*. Against a big AD (>90k users) with lots of
> works great.
That's it exactly.
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