[Samba] offline logon with AD

TAKAHASHI Motonobu monyo at monyo.com
Tue Nov 29 09:24:22 MST 2011

From: Steven Geerts <steven.geerts at softathome.com>
Date: Tue, 29 Nov 2011 10:18:58 +0100

> yesterday I configured my laptop to login via AD usernames/passwords.  
> This was working finally with using the sadms.  Now I want to enable 
> login when the user is not connected to the network.  I found that you 
> need to enable "winbind offline logon = yes" in the smb.conf.  But 
> actually this is not working.
> I'm using ubuntu 11.10 and whenever I logon via the desktop i get 
> password not correct and "no logon servers"
> Anybody an idea on how to resolve this?

You need to add pam_winbind.so with "cached_login" parameter to "auth"
type. See pam_winbind(8)

TAKAHASHI Motonobu <monyo at samba.gr.jp>

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