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Re: [suse-security] importing users
  • From: Robert Casties <robert.casties@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 09 Dec 2000 18:15:32 +0100 (CET)
  • Message-id: <Pine.LNX.4.30.0012091811060.16969-100000@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
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.


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