[Samba] LDAP recommendations please

Adam Tauno Williams awilliam at whitemice.org
Thu Feb 21 12:59:32 MST 2013

On Thu, 2013-02-21 at 16:36 +0000, ray klassen wrote:
> Actually I was hoping to use the new internal LDAP as the master.
> I notice that http://www.windowsitpro.com/content1/topic/integrate-active-directory-and-openldap-98449/catpath/ldap
> has an article on using slapd as a proxy to Active Directory.
> This one loks even better. Never used 389Server but there's a first time for everything
> http://www.linuxmail.info/ad-fds-sync-howto/
> (I did google this before I asked the question, but I was searching for samba4 ldap, not active directory ldap. 
> I hope samba4 AD is that similar that I can pull similar stunts to the ones described)
> Upgrading to AD requires that you use our internal LDAP backend.
> https://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Samba4/FAQ

stop with the googling, and just look at the docs.
  The wiki has an "openLDAP proxy to AD" section.

Adam Tauno Williams  GPG D95ED383
Systems Administrator, Python Developer, LPI / NCLA

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