Re: [Samba] idmaps, again
- Date: Thu, 21 Mar 2019 22:34:02 +0100
- From: "Stefan G. Weichinger via samba" <samba@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [Samba] idmaps, again
Am 21.03.19 um 19:54 schrieb Rowland Penny via samba:
> This is one of the decisions you have to make, do you want to have the
> same ID's everywhere, or just on Unix domain members ?
We only have one Unix domain member aside from the DCs and that is the
samba file server.
> Do you want to
> set different login shells and/or different home directories ?
the AD users don't do ssh or bash or so ... "only" file access and stuff
like login/logout and GPOs etc
(only I and the main admin there use ssh to the servers ...)
> If you want the same ID's everywhere and the ability to set different
> login shells/homedirectories for your users, then you must use the 'ad'
> backend, this does involve adding uidNumber attributes to the user
> objects. This is what the Unix Attributes tab used to do.
> If none of the above applies, then you can use the 'rid' backend, this
> will give you the same ID's on all Unix domain members, but all users
> that connect to the computer will get the same login shell and
> homedirectory, you also will not have to add anything to AD.
And is it possible to change the backend from ad to rid with reasonable
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