[Samba] is winbind needed if i provide unix attributes?
steve at steve-ss.com
Thu Jan 19 08:15:03 MST 2012
On 01/19/2012 03:37 PM, Angel Bosch wrote:
> short: in a tipical Samba PDC + LDAP environment is winbind needed if i already fulfill unix attributes?
> i've been runing Samba PDC with LDAP as backend without any problems. my objects contains both sambaSamAccount and posixAccount (and shadowAccount) with uid, gid, homedirectory, etc.
> i'm setting up another samba server just for file services. in official docs says i must set up winbind:
> but if i've already got uids and gids i guess i need no mappings.
> is this right?
> can i ignore winbind in my setup?
We're running s3/LDAP with uid:gid, shell and home directory all in
LDAP. No winbind anywhere.
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