How to create samba3 PDC with ldap backend

Install LDAP

aptitude install slapd 

Install PHPLDAPADMIN web interface

execute - aptitude install apache-ssl phpldapadmin

Enter your country code when prompted ex. US Enter the name of your state when prompted ex. Utah Enter the name of your city when prompted ex. Salt Lake City Enter your organization when prompted ex. buster.lan Enter your OU name when prompted ex. ITT Enter your host name when prompted ex. pdc.buster.lan Enter the contact email when prompted ex. root@buster.lan


tar zxvf mkntpwd.tar.gz
cd mkntpwd
cp mkntpwd /usr/local/bin/

Install Samba

aptitude install make gcc libc-dev samba samba-doc

include /etc/ldap/schema/samba.schema

cn=admin,dc=buster,dc=lan password (replace with your password)

passdb backend = ldapsam:ldap:// ldap suffix = dc=nomis52,dc=net ldap machine suffix = ou=machines ldap user suffix = ou=users ldap group suffix = ou=groups ldap admin dn = cn=admin,dc=nomis52,dc=net ldap delete dn = no

# be a PDC domain logons = yes

# allow user privileges enable privileges = yes

Unix/Windows Name GID SID ending number admins 20000 512 users 20001 513 guests 2002 514

account sufficient account required try_first_pass --add the following line before the password required password sufficient

ldap password sync=yes

First Name Last Name username UID SID ending Group admins Home Directory Domain Admin adminstrator 10000 21000 admins /home/buster/adminstrator (your) (name) (username) 10001 21001 admins /home/buster/(username)

Machine Name UID (machinename)$ 30000