[Samba] Restricting access to [homes]

Jonathan Buzzard jonathan at buzzard.me.uk
Wed May 23 15:46:32 MDT 2012

NdK wrote:
> On 23/05/2012 15:30, steve wrote:
>> If the gidNumber for the gid is stored in AD (as the 2008 and samba4
>> schema allow) then there can be no clash. It is then no problem in
>> extracting it and applying it using normal /etc/nsswitch.conf format.
> The AD schema is still 2003. And who manages it thinks the world is
> Win-only :( It's easier to talk a mountain into moving itself than
> making 'em change a single bit in the schema...

Surely it is at least 2003 R2, in which case the scheme has been 
extended (the update to R2 does it whether you want it or not) and all 
the fields are waiting to be populated :-)


Jonathan A. Buzzard                 Email: jonathan (at) buzzard.me.uk
Fife, United Kingdom.

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