[Samba] SAMBA using existing users and passwords on Linux
h.reindl at thelounge.net
Tue Jun 2 14:53:59 UTC 2020
Am 02.06.20 um 16:47 schrieb Fernando Gonçalves via samba:
> This is very problematic for me!
> In this LINUX VM I have registered more than 40 users for over 10 years.
> I wouldn't even bother having to register everyone on SAMBA, the question
> is the passwords of these users.
how does that matter?
smbpasswd -a username
you are asked for a samba-password which has no link to the unix
password at all and you are done, the unix user just needs to exist for
it's the same for over 10 years, at least 12
> Em seg., 1 de jun. de 2020 às 20:09, Andrew Bartlett <abartlet at samba.org>
>> On Mon, 2020-06-01 at 19:02 -0300, Fernando Gonçalves via samba wrote:
>>> Good afternoon.
>>> I really need some help.
>>> I have a VM running Oracle Linux version 7 and samba version 4.10.4.
>>> I want samba to use local Linux users and passwords (/ etc / passwd
>>> and /
>>> etc / shadow).
>>> As I researched on the internet it would be enough to configure samba
>>> not encrypt passwords, through the item:
>>> encrypt passwords = no
>> This option very rarely works and requires SMB1 when it does. Most
>> clients refuse to send a plaintext password, and when they do they
>> refuse the reconnect transperently so the user experience is horrible.
>> Sorry, but you essentially must use encrypted passwords or Kerberos.
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