[GRLUG] Samba user management

L. V. Lammert lvl at omnitec.net
Tue Feb 24 12:35:14 EST 2015

On Tue, 24 Feb 2015, John Wesorick wrote:

> I've been using Samba4's active directory authentication for about a year
> now, in a strictly Linux environment. I'd hardly consider samba-tool as
> hard to use, but some people like point-and-click. Personally, I'd rather
> have everything on the server managed by CLI, but that's a preference.
> I have heard good things about Ajenti <http://ajenti.org/> recently if you
> want something like Webmin. Not something I've used personally, but it
> seems to be cleaner. Not sure if they have a plugin for Active
> Directory/Samba management. Also, if you are using Samba4, it *is* an
> Active Directory server for all intents and purposes. If they have a
> Windows box, you can just fire up any of the tools available for AD
> management.
> I use SSSD for Samba4/Active Directory authentication with PAM.
Thanks for the info, .. will check it out!


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