[Samba] samba_dsdb aliases

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Thu Jul 2 20:24:54 MDT 2015

On Wed, 2015-07-01 at 10:40 +0200, Martin Lund wrote:
> Hello List,
> The "username map =" directive have no effect when using the built in ldap as backend or the new Samba4 built in LDAP (dsdb). How can I create aliases with Samba 4 in this case? Do I have to do something inside this built in ldap server?
> I want to create aliases like:
> joe_company.com = joe at company.com
> I did try this on a samba 3 server with smbpasswd backend and it works there as it should.

You might be looking for the userPrincipalName.

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                       http://samba.org/~abartlet/
Authentication Developer, Samba Team  http://samba.org
Samba Developer, Catalyst IT          http://catalyst.net.nz/services/samba

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