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#1 RandomUser

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Posted 20 March 2008 - 08:02 PM

So, I'm casually trying to learn to use LDAP and Samba with Webmin. Granted I don't know how openLDAP and samba work internally,
I thought that webmin would be a good front end for learning.

I'd like to set up a windows file share on Samba and authenticate native windows accounts possibly
through openLDAP. I'm wondering if someone else has done this and might be willing to give me
some pointers.

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Posted 07 April 2008 - 10:58 PM

http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=202605 <== let's you create accounts on Ubuntu and then you have the user type it in on Windows to gain access, however it's not exactly what you want.

this might help though:

http://islandlinux.org/howto/installing-sa...openldap-ubuntu

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Posted 11 April 2008 - 04:29 AM

May or may not be useful...but my entire home network uses nfs only, and I communicate and function fine between linux and windows machines. I find samba a bit like driving a tractor to a sport car rally.
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