[Samba] Samba4 UNIX password sync

Marc Muehlfeld mmuehlfeld at samba.org
Fri Nov 14 11:29:13 MST 2014

Hello Rob,

Am 14.11.2014 um 17:49 schrieb Rob Mason:
> I am trialling a small Samba4 AD server supporting 10 users (running
> fine).  I also have exim smtp and dovecot imap running on the same
> Debian Wheezy box.  Simplistically, what I would like to achieve is for
> an AD user account to also authenticate to imap and smtp using the same
> credentials. I previously used Samba3 'unix password sync' to ensure
> that any domain users were automatically created a unix account.  This
> doesn't seem supported any more?

AD is a kind of LDAP.

You simply have to setup your services to authenticate against LDAP and
retrive the accounts from there, too.


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