[Samba] Samba4: Extending the Schema

Fabian von Romberg fromberg100 at hotmail.com
Wed Feb 13 22:42:27 MST 2013

Hi Bob,

could you please share the link where you found in google how to enable it.


On 02/11/2013 04:50 PM, Bob Miller wrote:
> On Mon, 2013-02-11 at 20:11 +0100, Gémes Géza wrote:
>> 2013-02-11 20:04 keltezéssel, Varoujan Avanessians írta:
>>> Hi
>>> We are thinking of Developing a corporate Directory application the would
>>> pull user information from Samba4 Ad. However for our needs we need some
>>> additional User attributes that don't seem to be available as part of the
>>> AD-schema, such as "Hire Date" or "Emergancy contact information", so it
>>> seems to me that I would need to Extend the Schema to make this user
>>> attributes available. My question is: Can this be done? and if so has
>>> anyone done something similar and can direct me to the right place for
>>> information? Any help is greatly appreciated.
>> Hi,
>> As a jump-start: https://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Samba4/Schema_extenstions
>> Regards
>> Geza Gemes
> One thing that is not on that page that I found useful was the schema
> snap in.  Google will show you how to enable it.  It is very labour
> intensive if you are going to be adding tens or hundreds of attributes,
> but for adding two or three attributes, I found it much faster and
> easier to use than ldifs.

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