[Samba] samba's ldap

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Sun Nov 8 07:00:28 UTC 2020

On Sun, 2020-11-08 at 06:45 +0000, Dan Egli via samba wrote:
> Since samba doesn't use openldap for AD DC mode, is it possible to directly read from/write to samba's LDAP from 3rd party programs? I want to ensure that I can keep user information consistent across multiple databases. 

Yes, just like an OpenLDAP server, you can access our LDAP server.  The
big differences are:
- the AD schema and layout
- authentication is required for all operations.

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

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