[Samba] Pam-logon failure for AD users

Rowland penny rpenny at samba.org
Wed Dec 16 13:05:21 UTC 2015

On 16/12/15 12:24, VigneshDhanraj G wrote:
> Thanks rowland, I understand that there was a mess. and now i changed 
> the smb.conf with the above as you instructed to be. But still i found 
> same issue. I have two systems which connect to same AD. i found to 
> different winbind logs. One uses pam_auth and other one which is not 
> working uses pam_auth_crap while using pam logon. I browsed on this 
> but unfortunately i am not able to find anything useful.
> May i know please, whats the difference between pam_auth and 
> pam_auth_crap. may this would be the problem?
> could you please help me regarding this.
> Regards,
> Vigneshdhanraj G

Are you using debian ? if so what does 'pam-auth-update' show? mine 
shows this:

Kerberos authentication
Unix authentication
Winbind NT/Active Directory authentication
GNOME Keyring Daemon - Login keyring management
ConsoleKit Session Management
Inheritable Capabilities Management


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