[Samba] sssd-ad cannot be installed with sernet samba

Rowland Penny rowlandpenny at googlemail.com
Thu Apr 2 04:19:46 MDT 2015

On 02/04/15 11:05, buhorojo wrote:
> On 02/04/15 11:27, Rowland Penny wrote:
>> On 02/04/15 10:20, buhorojo wrote:
>>> On 02/04/15 08:36, L.P.H. van Belle wrote:
>>>> nss/winbind does work, yes, there is 1 missing file, just created it.
>>>> ( and this is not needed on a DC ! )
>>> So you are telling us that something that returns:
>>> /bin/false
>>>  when:
>>> /bin/bash
>>> is specified in the database is a piece of software that is working?
>> You only need a shell if you are logging into the DC and you 
>> shouldn't be, the samba wiki couldn't be much plainer, it is not 
>> recommended to use the DC as a fileserver!
>> However, if you must use the DC as a fileserver, investigate the 
>> 'template' lines for smb.conf
>> Rowland
> The correct output from getent and id goes far beyond login! Please 
> read previous the posts to the list.

If you follow the recommendation on the samba wiki and do not use the DC 
as a fileserver, you will not have this problem. Using the 'template' 
lines is a workaround, but you still could have problems if you do use 
the DC as a fileserver.


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