[Samba] SAMBA - YAST [correction]

steve steve at steve-ss.com
Wed Dec 14 06:56:19 MST 2011

On 12/14/2011 02:41 PM, steve wrote:
> On 12/14/2011 02:01 PM, Anna-Karin.Burman at bjurholm.se wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I am new with SAMBA so please be patient if the questions are silly.
>> I have a network with some 100 computers and 150 users. How can I add 
>> new users to the system? I know I have to add them both to Samba and 
>> Linux. The YAST GUI is no problem, it's more when I come to Samba. I 
>> think I am logged in as root in the Linux prompt and try to add 
>> users, but am not successful.
>> Is there something I should think of?
>> Thanks in advance!
>> /Anna-Karin
> Hi
> In YAST, the Linux user, Windows user, password, roaming profile and 
> home directory are all done for you.
>  With this tutorial:
> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LdLwuIrW1jw
>  you can be up in an hour.
Forgot 2 say, the video is for openSUSE 11.2. In openSUSE 11.4 and 12.1, 
create the user via YAST using 'Add LDAP User' and not 'Add User'. Skip 
the bit where he talks about smbpasswd -a.

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