[Samba] will bad things happen if samba4 AD not binding

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Tue Nov 17 09:02:18 UTC 2015

On Mon, 2015-11-16 at 17:23 +0800, d tbsky wrote:

> hi:
>    thanks for the confirm.  according to the man page, there maybe
> some
> program hard-code to or localhost (smbpasswd). I just hope
> there
> is no such hard-code in AD DC code.

The non-root smbpasswd password change mode is the only instance I know
of like this.  Our selftest environment also does not bind to, so this is an entirely reasonable thing to do.

Andrew Bartlett

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

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