[Samba] Samba as AD controller and local auth

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Sun May 19 09:19:30 UTC 2019

On Sun, 2019-05-19 at 11:09 +0200, David Puffer via samba wrote:
> So you are saying, once turned into an AD DC, it is not possible to authenticate server-local users anymore?
> There is an undocumented option for smb.conf (auth methods), which
> seems to make the behavior I would like possible: Specifying the
> sequence of attempted authentication

No, you can't change the auth methods on an AD DC.  Any attempts will
only result in hair loss, but no additional functionality.

The option has been removed in recent versions. 

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                       http://samba.org/~abartlet/
Authentication Developer, Samba Team  http://samba.org
Samba Developer, Catalyst IT          http://catalyst.net.nz/services/samba

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