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Computers on preexisting Windows 2008 domain accepting accounts from Samba3/4 domain

I have a web application written in PHP where I would like to allow existing users to log into Windows computers, too. Re-hash of their passwords is doable (by requesting them to change the password). ...
2
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4answers
279 views

Linux file/storage server to be used in windows environment

I need to create storage server (file server) to store backups and user files from Windows machines. I'm thinking to take CentOS 6.3 as a new server OS and setup samba sharing. All of the sudden I ...
1
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1answer
636 views

CentOS 6 Unable to Resolve One AD Account

I have a problem that has got me going round in circles. We have 14 Centos 6 AD integrated servers using Samba/Winbind with idmap_ad (security = ads, idmap backend = ad), this setup is running ...
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0answers
245 views

Windows Server 2008 Can't connect to Samba external share

I have a server running Windows Server 2008 R2 on a remote DC and another server running CentOS 6.2 (in another remote DC) which has a Samba configured too. From my local machine I can access the ...
3
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2answers
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Server 2008/Windows 7/Samba Unspecified error 80004005

I have a Samba share on a LAN with 2008 PDC/DNS. Smb authenticates with AD and I have several Win7 Machines that can connect fine. I recently added a couple of new computers to the LAN which were ...
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1answer
1k views

Changing Active Directory password over LDAP using passwd/ldappasswd/Samba

I am trying to change the Active Directory (on a Windows 2008 server) from a CentOS 6.2 machine over openLDAP. I have tried passwd, ldappasswd and trying to see if I can do it with Samba without the ...
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2answers
258 views

ldap samba user access issue

I have a samba share that is on the LAN. It is auth'd via ldap. Users access file system via ad windows shares. There are shortcuts in directories that point to dir's on samba. Typically a user will ...
2
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1answer
261 views

Linux AD workstations not populated in Domain Master Browser

We have a mixed environment with a Windows 2008 Server as a DC and Linux/Windows/OS X workstations/servers joined to the domain. The problem is the joins (domain memberships) are OK, browsing works, ...
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0answers
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Connectivity issues when running service with access to network shares on Windows 2008

Our OS is Windows Server 2008 R2. We are running a backup server on SERVER1. It runs as a service. We need it to access network shares on two other local machines (SERVER2 which is Windows Server 2003 ...
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1answer
1k views

squid3 auth thru samba using ntlm to AD doesn't work

some users here are spending to much time exploring the WWW. So big boss whats to get this under control. We use a squid3 just for some security reason and chace benefits. and now i'm trying to set ...
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2answers
465 views

Win Server 2008 force kerberos setting

I am currently facing the problem that a linux machine running Ubuntu 10.04 LTS with samba and winbindd installed is unable to join a Domain, that is managed by a Windows 2008 DC. The linux config, ...
2
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3answers
622 views

Allowing scheduled tasks to access a share requiring a username and password

I have a share setup using samba which requires username/password combination to access the files kept on it. The script that needs to access this share is running on a windows server as a scheduled ...
2
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1answer
1k views

Advice on migrating from a Samba PDC

When we started our software development company, we decided to use Samba as a PDC for the few Windows workstations we had. We use Samba with OpenLDAP, and it has been a good replacement for AD for ...
3
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4answers
1k views

Can I manage Windows 7 machines with an open source server?

Can I manage a small office of Windows machines with an open source solution? (~15 users) (XP Pro, but will be moving to Windows 7 Pro as we get new computers over the next few months... as budget ...
0
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2answers
192 views

Writing Permission to linux apache on windows folder

We have a ubuntu 10.04 with apache 2 and samba. We set apache2 /var/www/ to be on a Windows Directory over the network using samba. It's all working but I can't seem to find a way to give writing ...
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2answers
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Configure Winbind to get User Info from Windows

I need to configure SAMBA and Winbind on Ubuntu 10.04.1 clients to get their UID, GID, and home directory from Windows Active Directory. I have Windows Services for Unix installed with the relevant ...
2
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2answers
3k views

Can't create or follow symlinks from linux client with a cifs mounted Windows Server 2008 R2 share

Windows Server 2008 R2 NTFS supports symlinks. If I log into the server as Administrator I can create symlinks with mklink, so I know the Admin user has the permissions to do this. If I mount a share ...
3
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1answer
523 views

Removing a file from a network share not in the recycle bin?

A client has removed an essential file by accident from a network share, the file is not listed in the recycle bin on that system and not on the server either. Where did the file went? Client: ...
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3answers
3k views

Account lock after a single authentication failure

I have 2 standalone servers (not in any domain/AD) - Windows 2003 and Windows 2008. When connecting to shares on them, using the UNC path from Windows 2000 pro, or Samba (under linux), if I make a ...
2
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2answers
2k views

Windows/Samba connection error

I have a Linux fileserver serving up /home for linux and windows users. I was able to connect from my windows client, but not from a DC. Then suddenly I could connect from the DC too. The linux ...
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1answer
356 views

How do you map / mount at network drive as the system user?

We need to relocate our WSUS database to a network share (Samba no Kerberos, so it needs a username & pass). Ordinarily to access the share I would map it as a network drive, however since this ...
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1answer
545 views

New Windows 2008 server on Linux Domain

We just installed a Windows 2008 Enterprise server and I'm having a problem joining the domain. We're running Ubuntu Server, OpenLdap with Samba shares. Does anyone know of reference material ...
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5answers
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Windows Server 2008 and slow connecting to server with OS X

I'm setting up a new Windows Server 2008 x64 file server. For Windows workstations everything works as it's supposed to but for OS X workstations it takes more than 30 seconds to even connect to the ...