[Samba] success in progress with samba4

Cyril cyril.lalinne at 3d-com.fr
Tue Dec 17 08:02:17 MST 2013

Damned !

I sent the mail two time.

As lot of people ask me the link to my blog ...

okay, just one ..

Here it is : 


Le 17/12/2013 13:43, Cyril Lalinne a écrit :
> Hello,
> I would like to share my progression with samba4.
> I had a try with Samba3 with ldap ... Samba4 is so much easier !!
> I was able to install Samba 4 on CentOS6.4 by following the wiki on
> wiki.samba.org.
> I kept a trace on my blog in French language of what I've done. It may
> help somebody one day.
> Now, I have a win 7 workstation that has join the domain and a user,
> with a roaming profile, that is working on it.
> I have also configured the folder redirection for the desktop and my
> documents folder ... But ,looks like it's not working as expected. Users
> folders and files are both on the local machines and on the server. I
> though, files will not stay on the workstation.
> So I'm not sure to understand what folder redirection is for.
> I would like now to configure linux client. But I'm not sure where to
> start and didn't find clear (for me) explanation of how to do it.
> If I'm not wrong, I can use sssd with kerberos
> (https://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Local_user_management_and_authentication/sssd)
> Is this step "Configuring sssd" have to be done on the server, and this
> one ( Configuring PAM ) on the client ?
> And do I have to add the workstation to the AD ?
> Sorry for theses trivials questions.
> Regards,
> Cyril.

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