[Samba] How to join join Ubuntu desktop to AD
lingpanda101 at gmail.com
Mon Dec 12 20:27:09 UTC 2016
On 12/11/2016 8:59 AM, Brian Candler via samba wrote:
> On 10/12/2016 16:25, Brian Candler wrote:
>> I think there's plenty of emphasis now, but I think there is a part
>> which is misleading:
>> > To enable Samba to retrieve user and group information from Active
>> Directory (AD):
>> > * Users must have at least the uidNumber and groups the gidNumber
>> attribute set.
> I'm so sorry: I misread this as "Users must have at least the
> uidNumber and gidNumber attribute set", which is of course *not* what
> it says. Hence the text is accurate (if you read it correctly); it's
> my brain which is at fault.
> I do still think that the alternative text I gave is clearer - for my
> brain anyway :-)
OK finally solved. Added to my smb.conf
'winbind use default domain = yes'
Disabling Avahi and using the above was the issue. Next to attempt
actually signing in from the login screen and not via. SSH.
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