[Samba] Shares not accessible when using FQDN

Rowland Penny rpenny at samba.org
Wed Aug 30 12:49:04 UTC 2017

On Wed, 30 Aug 2017 14:32:40 +0200
mathias dufresne via samba <samba at lists.samba.org> wrote:

> To have users accessibles from UNIX side (ie your member server) with
> any tool (winbind, sssd...) you must (ie that's mandatory) to have
> all needed informations to build a UNIX user in LDAP tree. What I
> mean here is you must have uidNumber, gidNumber but also something to
> fill login shell, home directory and perhaps gecos too (but I expect
> that last one is not mandatory).

Sorry but that is wrong, the only rfc2307 attribute you must have in a
users AD object is uidNumber. You can set the shell and unix homedir
via template lines in smb.conf. The 'Domain Users' group must have a
gidNumber attribute.


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