[Samba] Samba4: Setting up share/security permissions
L.P.H. van Belle
belle at bazuin.nl
Wed Oct 22 01:23:31 MDT 2014
Volker wrote... so why not useing username map
So 2 samba dev-s are saying different things.. :-/
> On Mon, Jul 22, 2013 at 01:24:52AM -0700, Paul D. DeRocco wrote:
> > > From: Volker Lendecke [mailto:Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE]
> > >
> > > There is also the "username map" parameter, using which you
> > > can for example say
> > >
> > > username map = /etc/samba/usermap
> > >
> > > and then open a file named /etc/samba/username with a single
> > > line containing
> > >
> > > root = *
> > That looks like just the ticket. But I still need to know
> which of the
> > following three things is true:
> > 1) I can rely on Unix authentication and not even bother
> with SMB passwords,
> > if I don't mind telling the clients the local root password.
> > 2) I can use smbpasswd to assign a different client
> password, so I can keep
> > the local root password secret from the clients.
> > 3) I must use smbpasswd and assign the same password as the
> local root
> > password.
> 2) is correct.
>Van: steve at steve-ss.com [mailto:samba-bounces at lists.samba.org]
>Verzonden: woensdag 22 oktober 2014 8:13
>Aan: samba at lists.samba.org
>Onderwerp: Re: [Samba] Samba4: Setting up share/security
>On 21/10/14 22:33, Rowland Penny wrote:
>> On 21/10/14 20:49, steve wrote:
>>> On 21/10/14 21:42, ?icro MEGAS wrote:
>>>> a samba-dev suggested me *NOT* to use "username map"
>>> rofl. Then you must *NOT* use it.
>> I would love to know who that dev was, 'username map' is a
>> you can even map every member of Domain Users to the root user!
>Rowland please. GOD has spoken. Repeat: You must *NOT* use "username
>map". Have you got that now?!
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