[Samba] Unix Attributes in Active Directory Users and Computers (ADUC) tool

Tim lists at kiuni.de
Fri Feb 13 16:19:26 MST 2015

I was permitted too. But you were faster. :-)

Possibly it's also worth to mention here:

I don't have a computer right now and it's difficult/not so comfortable to edit with a mobile.

Am 14. Februar 2015 00:11:08 MEZ, schrieb miguelmedalha at sapo.pt:
>> Full ack! +1
>> Regards
>> Tim
>> Am 12. Februar 2015 22:12:45 MEZ, schrieb Miguel Medalha  
>> <miguelmedalha at sapo.pt>:
>>> I am using a Samba 4.1.16 as an Active Directory domain controller.
>>> After a lot of time complaining to myself that my users' properties
>>> sheet in ADUC  did not contain the Unix Attributes tab, it finally
>>> occurred to me that I should look again into Windows 7 >> Control
>>> Programs and Features >> Turn Windows Features on and off. Lo and
>>> behold, there it is: under Remote Server Administration Tools >>
>>> Administration Tools >> AD DS and AD LDS Tools >> AD DS Tools >>
>>> for NIS Tools. Due to this not so clear name (or my ignorance, or
>>> I had overseen it when I installed ADUC. After checking the
>>> box and letting it install, I opened ADUC and there's the Unix
>>> Attributes tab. Finally!
>>> While roaming the Net I have seen some people grieving over the
>>> of the Unix Attributes tab in their ADUC. That's why I strongly
>>> and feel that this should be included in the "Using RFC2307 on a
>>> DC" page of the Samba Wiki, which is functionally linked to the
>>> a
>>> Samba AD Member Server" page.
>>> Using RFC2307 on a Samba DC
>>> Setup a Samba AD Member Server
>>> https://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Setup_a_Samba_AD_Member_Server
>>> I suppose that the link to the Remote Server Administration Tools
>>> should
>>> also be included in the Wiki pages:
>>> Remote Server Administration Tools for Windows 7 with Service Pack 1
>>> (SP1)
>>> http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=7887
>I asked for permission to edit the Samba Wiki and it has been granted. 
>The RFC2307 page has been edited to include the above information.

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