[Samba] AD domain member with sssd: any downside not running winbindd?

steve steve at steve-ss.com
Tue Jan 21 09:03:40 MST 2014

On Tue, 2014-01-21 at 16:38 +0100, Sven Schwedas wrote:
> sssd is completely independent of winbindd. Iirc smbd needs winbindd
> (not sure about that), but if all you need is auth, winbindd is not
> necessary.

We have a smbd 4.1.3 file server with sssd for authentication, autofs
and rfc2307. winbindd is not running, nor does it figure in nss.

Maybe you are thinking of samba?


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