[Samba] Need help on Samba authentication with ldap
rpenny at samba.org
Tue Jul 23 09:22:09 UTC 2019
On 23/07/2019 09:50, Chunduru, Krishnachaithanya wrote:
> Hi Rowland,
> I'm extremely sorry about by.
> Due to the mail client issue, I was not able to read the questions
> asked inline on the trail mails.
I thought it had gone quite ;-)
> I'm gathering more information from my AD team, so that it will be
> help in understanding the issue.
> I tried to answer the below to my knowledge:
> 1) Why do you have to use ldap for authentication ?
> * Our AD team told we won't be able to integrate our linux server to
> the domain, since both of these servers in different domains all
> together and suggested to use ldap. We are in touch with them to
> know if we can change the domain of our linux server to that of
> the domain.
It gets a bit more involved than that, you will have to use the same DNS
domain, workgroup etc and then join your computers to the AD domain.
> 2) Why can you not join this computer to the AD domain ?
> * Both the servers (AD & Linux) are in different domains.
> c) What is the DC ?
> * This is what I got from AD team, the base
> DC=bsg,DC=ad,DC=adp,DC=com, but they told they can't share the AD
> server names.
No, What are they, Windows DCs (if so what version ?) or Samba AD DCs ?
What info do you require from the AD ?
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