[Samba] Samba + NIS + ADS

TAKAHASHI Motonobu monyo at monyo.com
Tue Sep 6 08:58:28 MDT 2011

From: "Crombach, Leo B" <CrombachLB at Corning.com>
Date: Tue, 06 Sep 2011 10:29:35 -0400

> The OpenSuse box is running in AD as a member server no problem.  The
> issue is authentication with, or between, NIS and Active Directory.  I
> hoping someone who has a similar environment can provide assistance (Sun
> NIS/NFS, Samba 3, Windows 2003/2008 AD).


> I'm running Winbind now, wasn't before.

Use idmap_nss(8), a sample configuration can be found at:

>  So I'm also using the smbpasswd
> file to map users.  Wasn't using this before either.

Remember that in your "username map" file, users should be specified
as "domain\user" style.

TAKAHASHI Motonobu <monyo at samba.gr.jp>

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