[Samba] Samba 4 "Services for UNIX"?

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Mon Jan 7 14:59:45 MST 2013

On Mon, 2013-01-07 at 16:21 -0500, Robert Moggach wrote:
> I have a working Samba 4.0.0 AD DC running and am able to manage users etc
> using the Windows tools. Great.
> Now I want to as much as possible eliminate the need for an additional
> directory service (OpenLDAP and/or Open Directory) if not entirely. I need
> automount working and Posix users. I believe it's possible to set this up
> but haven't been able to find any solid documentation -
> Can someone point me in the right direction?
> Specifically I'm looking for:
> 1) How to install the necessary schema etc for UNIX connectivity
> 2) How to install/manage UNIX friendly users, groups, etc.
> 3) How to successfully add the automount schema (the wiki doesn't seem to
> work for me)
> 4) How to add automount maps

We already include the SFU schema, and users have reported adding the
automount schema.  You should be able to make this work, but I'll leave
to other users to describe the process in more detail. 

See also:

Andrew Bartlett

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