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Re: [suse-security] importing users
  • From: Oliver Hensel <oliver.hensel@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 9 Dec 2000 23:22:11 +0100 (CET)
  • Message-id: <Pine.LNX.4.21.0012092321040.16532-100000@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Hi

On Sat, 9 Dec 2000, Robert Casties wrote:

> On Fri, 8 Dec 2000, Oliver Hensel wrote:
>
> > > Best would be, if the user-data could also be included into samba (samba
> > > should act as an login-server for his domain)
> >
> > This however should be perfectly possible, just export the SAM from NT,
> > and import the hashes into /etc/smbpasswd, which you need anyway. But then
> > there's no login to the Linux machine (POP3, FTP...).
>
> For that you can use PAM-SMB which authenticates unix users against a
> NT-PDC and samba. You will have to twiddle your PAM settings if you have
> mixed userbases I guess.

But then you have to keep the NT-PDC, which is not what the original user
wanted, if I remember right.


>
> Robert

Greetings
olli

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