[Samba] Shares with Windows ACLs on standalone server?
mmuehlfeld at samba.org
Tue Sep 22 07:00:12 UTC 2015
Am 21.09.2015 um 18:22 schrieb mathias dufresne:
> NT4 domains are old Microsoft domain.
> AD domains are new version of Microsoft domain, they came up with Windows
> 2000 Server.
> Samba 3 is able to host NT4 domain.
> Samba 4 is able to host both NT4 and AD domains. Not at same time of course
> : )
> AD domains in Samba4 do *not* support LDAP backend.
Not directly. Samba AD uses it own built-in LDAP server.
> Finally the ACLs part.
> Here I use Samba4 acting as AD domain, file systems are XFS and shares
> automagically support Windows ACLs.
> Perhaps if you don't need LDAP as backend you can design a file server
> using Samba4 which support Windows ACLs without doing anything more than
> installing Samba + declaring a new share + declaring a new user...
If you're having and AD, and not and standalone server like the subject
of the mail says, then you don't need LDAP (remember Samba AD has one
built-in). In this case you're looking for a Member Server:
Users can be administered central via RFC2307
However, if you're not having any domain, you're looking for a
standalone server (install Samba, setup share in smb.conf, create user).
We don't have this in the Wiki yet, but there are thousands of pages out
there showing examples.
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