[Samba] Winbind troubles

Jonathan Buzzard jonathan at buzzard.me.uk
Wed Jul 24 06:24:11 MDT 2013

On Wed, 2013-07-24 at 14:09 +0200, steve wrote:


> > Hum, according to Rowland it uses the gidNumber in the users DN,
> He was correct. I was wrong in assuming that you needed no gidNumber in
> the user DN. It is indeed the gidNumber that is used for rfc2307,
> exactly as openLDAP.

Thank you for the clarification. I do feel that the winbind approach is
the better of the two when interacting with an Active Directory
controller as opposed to an LDAP server.


Jonathan A. Buzzard                 Email: jonathan (at) buzzard.me.uk
Fife, United Kingdom.

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