On Tuesday 30 December 2008 03:28:32 Gavin Henry wrote: > All your questions are covered in Chapter 5 of the Samba Guide > available at http://www.samba.org and a good howto "The Linux Samba-OpenLDAP Howto": http://download.gna.org/smbldap-tools/docs/samba-ldap-howto/ > > Gavin. > > On 29/12/2008, Terry Haley <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: > > Ok, I'm trying to wrangle this under control with this setup I've > > inherited and have run across a few speed bumps. Here's the state of > > things as is. > > > > I've made a few changes to the setup thinking that I've fixed an issue > > or two and have in fact only confused myself and possibly my > > configuration. The downside is that I don't know a few key passwords > > that was used in the original setup. (yay no overlap with my > > predecessor). > > > > I have a samba server acting as my PDC with an LDAP server used for > > authentication. Question #1: the password contained within the LDAP > > directory for my 'admin' account should = the 'rootpw' entry in > > slapd.conf correct? > > > > Question #2: the 'ldap admin dn' entry in my smb.conf file should > > equal the 'rootdn' entry in my slapd.conf file, afterwhich, this > > should be updated to samba using smbpasswd -w correct? > > > > Question #3: the 'admin users' entry within the smb.conf are the users > > that allow access to the domain correct? > > > > Currently, what I'm working with here is that I don't know the 'admin, > > samba or the samba-admin' passwords. The samba-admin account is just > > an LDAP admin account but Not the root account. This should be fixed > > to the above question 2 yes? I would like to change all of these > > passwords but am fearful that I could make things worse. > > > > Also, regarding the components on my network (machines specifically), > > will there be an issue if I change the 'samba' account (domain > > account) password with their ability to connect to the domain? > > > > Thank you in advance for any help and advice! > > > > > > The information in this e-mail is intended only for the person to whom it > > is addressed. If you believe this e-mail was sent to you in error and the > > e-mail > > contains patient information, please contact the Partners Compliance > > HelpLine at > > http://www.partners.org/complianceline . If the e-mail was sent to you in > > error > > but does not contain patient information, please contact the sender and > > properly > > dispose of the e-mail. -- Jorge Armando Medina Computación Gráfica de México Web: www.e-compugraf.com Tel: 55 51 40 72 email: email@example.com GPG Key: 1024D/28E40632 2007-07-26 GPG Fingerprint: 59E2 0C7C F128 B550 B3A6 D3AF C574 8422 28E4 0632
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