[Samba] Configuring RHEL6 Samba4 DC for local accounts

Michael Brown michael at netdirect.ca
Sun Jan 26 08:44:09 MST 2014

On 2014-01-26 07:41 AM, Rowland Penny wrote:
 > On 26/01/14 10:15, Marc Muehlfeld wrote:
 > > What's wrong with winbind and SSSD?
 > Nothing Usually, but in this instance, I think he is referring to 
winbind on a samba 4 AD server and as is well known, it does not pull 
all the rfc2307 attributes.
Yes, sorry, I thought I was clear about being on the DC trying to 
configure this.

 > As for the sernet packages, it would seem that sssd will not install 
due to a packaging problem. For debian based distros, this will not be a 
problem in future, unstable now has samba 4.1.4 which will allow sssd to 
Oh! Is this all the problem is? My takeaway from all the times people 
mentioned "sssd and sernet don't work together" was that there was some 
sort of technical problem preventing them from working together, not a 
packaging problem.

Well bollocks, I'll just configure sssd then. It seems to be the Nice 
way of doing things, yes?


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