[Samba] Need Methods Around Anonymous LDAP Binding for User Auth
jra at samba.org
Mon Apr 1 21:04:40 MDT 2013
On Mon, Apr 01, 2013 at 08:01:12PM -0700, Khanh N. wrote:
> I've been search for almost a week, and I think I'm at a dead end without a
> Initially, I wanted to setup a Centos Samba server for Windows users of our
> company lab, and use our company's AD/LDAP for log-in without creating an
> account for them. It's all for just to simplify the user's log-in.
> >From what I've found so far, is that Samba does not support anonymous binding to
> an LDAP server. My LDAP configuration on Centos works, as I can search and SSH
> in using the company's AD/LDAP server. All this is done I'm sure with anonymous
> Is there another method to achieve what I wanted with Samba? Is there a way or
> tool that will copy the password from LDAP (after the user is instructed to SSH
> in to the Samba server initially) to the system password file, and have Samba
> synchronize with that?
Join the Samba server to the AD Domain. Use winbindd. There
are lots of HOWTO's available on this.
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