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Old 09-06-2006, 06:26 AM   #1
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samba on redhat 9 ldap client authentication

I've got a Linux redhat 9 client with samba and a FC4 linux server with openldap and samba servers authentication, I need to configure the redhat9 server to validate samba shares from to the FC4 LDAP server.
I configured redhat with "authconfig" but nothing, somebody have an idea how to configure the smb.conf and authconfig to validat samba shares from other LDAP server?. thanks all

Red Hat9 server IP:

RedHat9 smb.conf

workgroup = ALPESCAPM
netbios name = TEST1
server string = Samba Server
obey pam restrictions = Yes
password server =
passdb backend = ldapsam:ldap://
pam password change = Yes
passwd program = /usr/bin/passwd %u
passwd chat = *New*password* %n\n *Retype*new*password* %n\n *passwd:*all*authentication*tokens*updated*successfully*
unix password sync = Yes
log file = /var/log/samba/%m.log
max log size = 0
socket options = TCP_NODELAY SO_RCVBUF=8192 SO_SNDBUF=8192
os level = 33
local master = No
domain master = No
browse list = No
dns proxy = No
ldap admin dn = cn=Manager,dc=backup,dc=inet
ldap delete dn = Yes
ldap group suffix = ou=Groups
ldap machine suffix = ou=Computers
ldap passwd sync = Yes
ldap suffix = dc=backup,dc=inet
ldap ssl = no
ldap user suffix = ou=Users
admin users = ssoteras
hosts allow =

comment = Home Directories
valid users = %S
read only = No
create mask = 0664
directory mask = 0775
browseable = No

comment = All Printers
path = /var/spool/samba
printable = Yes
browseable = No

path = /tmp
admin users = operador
read only = No
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