[Samba] Linux Workstation x SMB4 DC

buhorojo buhorojo.lcb at gmail.com
Fri Jul 31 18:46:10 UTC 2015

On 31/07/15 18:19, John Yocum wrote:
> 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.
+1 to not using winbind. We would recommend sssd too as well as the 
nslcd alternative you mention. Both the latter are faster.

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