[Samba] UPN as username instead of SAMAccountname

Rowland Penny rpenny at samba.org
Wed Feb 22 09:27:53 UTC 2023

On 22/02/2023 08:45, Leon Benthaus via samba wrote:
> Dear all,
> since I didn't get an answer I would carefully ask again. Maybe this is just a quick yes or no question:
> Is there any known way to get winbind to accept UPNs as username instead of the samaccountname? All the threads I found online regarding this are really old.
> Best,
> Leon


Well, you wanted a quick answer ;-)

Long answer: Whilst you can change the UPN to anything that looks like 
an email (so you could use it as an email address), you cannot use it to 
log in.


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