[Samba] LDAP instructions failing

Tim Bates tin at new-life.org.au
Fri Nov 27 15:52:57 MST 2009

On 28/11/2009 8:02 AM, jeff sacksteder wrote:
> I'm following along in the instructions for migrating from a NT4 PDC
> to a ldapsam configuration. When I get to step 13, getent does not
> show the new users and groups in ldap. I can view my directory with a
> LDAP browser and see the entries, but I notice that root and nobody
> are inetorgpersons and not posixaccounts. Not sure if this is a
> problem or if there's an issue with nss.
> Where have I gone wrong?

Problem is likely with nss. Mismatched basedn or wrong ou name can 
easily cause them to not show in getent.


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