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Re: LDAP authentication from Windows (newbie questions)
>Thank you all for your help. That sounds like the way to go, my only
>conern is the fact that samba-tng is in alpha, but I gather from your success
>that that should not be an issue. Did you guys run into any problems due to
>immaturity of samba-tng?
We are not using TNG (at Morrison Industries). We are using Samba 2.2.1a + a
patch to enable LDAP. Samba 2.2.2 supports LDAP "out of the box" but rumor has
it that it has some bug. I haven't really looked into this as 2.2.a is working
See my LDAP presentation at
for details of exactly what we are doing.
>>>Here at Azusa Pacific University we have had much success with the
>>Same for us at Morrison Industries. It lets you support
>>for any service or platform from a single repository. Very Nice!
>>I'd avoid NIS, it's old and a pain, doesn't like WANs to well, etc...
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