[Samba] Linux Workstation x SMB4 DC

John Yocum jtyocum at uw.edu
Fri Jul 31 16:19:05 UTC 2015

On 07/31/2015 06:22 AM, Jefferson B. Limeira wrote:
> What is the best way to authenticate users in SMB4 DC on Linux workstation?
> I'm using pam_winbind, but sometimes its very slow...

How slow is "very slow"?

That said, nslcd with LDAP over SSL works, and it's fast in my
experience. You could combine nslcd with Kerberos, which also works very
well. Of course both of these methods require you to have unix
attributes stored in AD for your users.

John Yocum, Systems Administrator, DEOHS

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