[Samba] FW: LDAP getent issues

Rowland Penny rpenny at samba.org
Sun Apr 8 08:50:50 UTC 2018

On Sun, 8 Apr 2018 08:35:24 +0000
Praveen Ghimire <PGhimire at sundata.com.au> wrote:

> Hi Rowland,
> Let me start my apologizing about the missed email, must have not
> seen it.
> We are migrating to an AD domain , the first step was to migrate PDC
> to LDAP.
> So to get around the bug, do we need to create the user in both PDC
> in LDAP and also as a local user in the member server with the same
> password? As the member server is set to look for files then winbind,
> this should work?

If you are migrating to AD, you do not need the Unix domain member to
carry out the migration. You also do not need to migrate to LDAP first.

Have you read this:



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