[Samba] smb.conf realm parameter
rpenny at samba.org
Fri Jul 5 13:44:06 UTC 2019
On 05/07/2019 14:31, L.P.H. van Belle via samba wrote:
> Do you know is samba is changing the smb value here to uppercase in the background.
> ( see: https://web.mit.edu/kerberos/krb5-1.12/doc/admin/realm_config.html )
> Because if not, i really suggest we follow the recommendations here, (uppercase REALM)
> a mismatch in realm due to upper/lower case is really hard to find..
> Just saying..
Yes and worth saying, but I never gave it much thought before, so I
changed my realm line to:
realm = samdom.example.com
testparm produced this amongst the output:
realm = SAMDOM.EXAMPLE.COM
So it looks like Samba does uppercase the realm, but interestingly (and
I have noticed this before) the 'idmap config' lines:
idmap config SAMDOM
idmap config samdom
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