[Samba] Samba4 with ldap3-protocol?

Rowland Penny rpenny at samba.org
Fri Nov 9 19:44:36 UTC 2018

On Fri, 9 Nov 2018 20:33:09 +0100
Oliver Rath via samba <samba at lists.samba.org> wrote:

> Hi list,
> I know, there exist ldb*-tools for communicating with samba4 and these
> work fine, but for using an API in several languages exist libraries
> for communication via ldap3-protocol (+ ssl, not kerberos, i.e. in
> Rust). Is there a possibility to use these connectors for
> communication with samba 4, esp. reading entries like ldbsearch?
> Tfh!
> Oliver

I think you are asking if you can use tools such as ldapsearch with a
Samba AD DC, if so, then the answer is yes. The ldap used in a Samba AD
DC is LDAPv3 compatible.


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