[Samba] File server and AD

Rowland Penny rpenny at samba.org
Sun Sep 25 10:07:13 UTC 2016

On Sun, 25 Sep 2016 11:18:43 +0200
Roland Gruber via samba <samba at lists.samba.org> wrote:

> Hi Rowland,
> On 23.09.2016 22:37, Rowland Penny via samba wrote:
> >> In NT4 use the "lam" for management. Can I use ldap account manager
> >> for managing Samba4 ADDC or should only use the RSAT? Or is
> >> possible using both?
> >>
> > 
> > Yes, you can use LAM, the only problem that I am aware of (if you
> > can call it a problem) it adds the totally un-required posix
> > objectclasses.
> there is an option to not add this object class in LAM. ;-) Please
> note that there might be applications that require this object class.

If there are applications that rely on the posix objectclasses being in
AD, then they are broken, Windows ADUC never added them and now
Samba doesn't either.


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