[Samba] samba as an ldap server

David Bear dwbear75 at gmail.com
Thu May 22 13:37:26 MDT 2014

Thank you Stefan. We are interested in using samba as the 'store' for all
usernames/passwords for authentication with services like radius. Google
apps will also use an ldap server for auth. So I am interested in hearing
from anyone that has used Samba in this manner.

On Thu, May 22, 2014 at 10:18 AM, Stefan Kania <stefan at kania-online.de>wrote:

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> Am 22.05.14 17:12, schrieb David Bear:
> > We would like to use samba 4.x as our ADDC and also as an ldap
> > source for authentication. Google apps can use an ldap server as a
> > source for users and groups. There seems to be plenty of use of AD
> > as a ldap server for this purpose. I wanted to check to see if
> > anyone has used samba 4 running as an ADDC as an authentication
> > server for other services that can consume ldap.
> >
> Of course you can use Samba AD for authentication for Linux-clients.
> Just configure winbind, join the domain and install libpam-heimdal
> then you can use Kerberos-authentication
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