[Samba] AD Users on Linux Laptop

Rowland penny rpenny at samba.org
Mon Jul 13 06:15:15 UTC 2020

On 13/07/2020 00:33, Gaiseric Vandal via samba wrote:
> Just so I understand-
> Do you have a samba domain controller?
> Is the Linux laptop itself a Samba server?
> If you are logging in to the linux laptop using your AD credentials, the
> SSSD will be sufficient for caching.  You should not need to use winbind at
> all.
If you are using Samba >= 4.8.0 and only authentication on the laptop is 
required, you can use sssd, but if you require shares, then you must use 
winbind and winbind and sssd are incompatible.


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