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

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Mon Jan 27 13:35:52 MST 2014

On Tue, 2014-01-21 at 17:22 +0100, steve wrote:
> On Tue, 2014-01-21 at 17:07 +0100, Sven Schwedas wrote:
> > So smbd just uses getpwent/gegrent for user mapping? Neat.
> > 
> No idea, sorry. Whatever it needs, winbindd doesn't supply it.

Running Samba's smbd as a domain member server without winbindd is a
very bad idea.  It forces Samba into a number of undesirable fallback

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                       http://samba.org/~abartlet/
Authentication Developer, Samba Team  http://samba.org
Samba Developer, Catalyst IT          http://catalyst.net.nz/services/samba

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