[Samba] smb.conf realm parameter
L.P.H. van Belle
belle at bazuin.nl
Fri Jul 5 13:56:25 UTC 2019
> -----Oorspronkelijk bericht-----
> Van: samba [mailto:samba-bounces at lists.samba.org] Namens
> Rowland penny via samba
> Verzonden: vrijdag 5 juli 2019 15:44
> Aan: samba at lists.samba.org
> Onderwerp: Re: [Samba] smb.conf realm parameter
> On 05/07/2019 14:31, L.P.H. van Belle via samba wrote:
> > Rowland,
> > 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
Ah, you found a "mini" bug then. ;-)
SAMDOM is the WORKGROUP name, which should also be in CAPS.
As shown in the naming conventions of MS link.
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