[Samba] samba member logon.. question.

Andrey Repin anrdaemon at yandex.ru
Thu Apr 9 06:57:37 MDT 2015

Greetings, Rowland Penny!

> On 09/04/15 12:01, L.P.H. van Belle wrote:
>> Ok, thanks, now you say it, logical yes..
>> It also explains more why lots of users have the problem accessing the member servers..
>> can we mix ad and rid...
> I would suppose so, but not on the same machine :-)

> Why would you want to though ?

> Using the RFC2307 attributes, you will get the same ID number on every 
> Unix machine, whereas if you use the 'rid' backend, whilst you should 
> get the same ID on each Unix machine, you will never get the same ID on 
> an AD DC, in fact without intervention, you will get a different ID on 
> different DCs

Ok, good.
Now, how can I get RFC2307 attributes populated automatically upon users or
groups creation?

> If you only have one DC and one member server, then use the member 
> server and use the 'rid' backend, anything other than this, use the 
> RFC2307 attributes and the 'ad' backend.

With best regards,
Andrey Repin
Thursday, April 9, 2015 15:56:32

Sorry for my terrible english...

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