[Samba] SAMBA + open LDAP + password hashing

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Wed Oct 2 12:57:41 MDT 2013

On Wed, 2013-10-02 at 11:46 +0200, Alberto Aldrigo | Ca' Tron RE wrote:
> Hi everybody,
> I'm running an Ubuntu server as fileserver for Osx clients using 
> netatalk and now I need to add support to samba for windows clients.
> Every user has an account on  open LDAP user base and every account has 
> a password stored using SSHA hashing.
> I would like to know if I can use the same user base with samba and how 
> to configure it to use ssha instead of NT/LM or if there is an alternative.

No, there is no alternative (other than Kerberos).  The encryption types
are incompatible. 

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                                http://samba.org/~abartlet/
Authentication Developer, Samba Team           http://samba.org

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