Questions that relate to Ubuntu using this directory service created by Microsoft. Compatibility questions include LDAP, Kerberos and DNS-based naming and other network information.

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Integrate Ubuntu desktop to a Windows network

I currently have a Windows network (1 Windows 2008 R2 Server as the domain controller and 1 Windows Vista Client). I have a Ubuntu 32 bit 10.04 client only (No Linux Server - so the client is not on ...
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Insanity joining Server 12.04 to Windows AD

I've seen lots of stuff about this error on the internet, but had no luck implementing a solution. I'm trying to use Likewise-Open to join an Ubuntu Server 12.04 machine to a Windows Active Dicrectory ...
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Equivalent to Windows Group Policies (GPO) in Ubuntu

I am trying to apply GPO for client Ubuntu machines in a centralized way. Is it possible to apply GPO in ubuntu 10.04 ( other than using likewise Enterprise)? Until now my client machines have been ...
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How to add Active Directory users as sudoers

I'm following this article. What I've done: I can connect to Active Directory I can login to the Active Directory Now what I'm looking for is a way to make any active directory user a sudoer. I'm ...
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Using Ubuntu 12.04 DHCP server to securely update DNS records in Active Directory

What seems, to me, to be a simple question, apparently isn't. I have a Linux (Ubuntu 12.04) DHCP server: isc-dhcp-server, that works GREAT. No issues and all clients can get an address with no ...
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Creating New Network

This has probably been hashed out somewhere here, but I haven’t found it: I’m a high school teacher, and assistant tech coordinator. I’m thinking of converting my lab to Ubuntu and currently have some ...
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Multi-user disk-less workstation using Beyond Trust PowerBroker Identity Services Open Edition (formerly Likewise)

I am attempting to create a multi-user disk-less workstation environment where all workstations will use the same image from the same tftp boot server and use Windows active directory log-in ...
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Which user is logged in, with likewise and Ubuntu12.4?

I need to know which user is logged in my computer but with likewise package installed it does not work. I've used the following commands who users psutil.get_users()[with python] in all cases the ...
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Share directories with Active Directory users

I need to configure an Ubuntu, to share directories. The allowed users are in an Active Directory in Windows 2003 server. Can I use ntlm for that or only kerberos?
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cannot write Active Directory Shares mounted with pam_mount

I am using centrifydc to connect an Ubuntu 13.10 desktop to our Active Directory. Login to the Ubuntu computer using the AD Credentials are working fine. I am using pam_mount to mount a share located ...
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How to replace samba?

What is the best way to replace 12.04's pre-loaded samba with centrify-enabled samba? I tried just uninstalling it, but it looks like nautilus is dependent on it. Any ideas? Do I need to uninstall ...
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How to avoid normal users from accessing others likewise home folder?

How can I avoid normal users from accessing other users home folders? All the users login via AD a/c but here in Ubuntu 12.04 anyone can easily access other users home folder including Administrator ...
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Likewise-Open and Change Expired Password on Login Prompt is not working

I am having problem on Ubuntu 12.04 with Likewise-Open and Active Directory Authentication. I can change users password using passwd command on the machine. But if user password expires and he try to ...
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How to allow local logins, after misconfiguring PAM in AD integration process

Aim: Create an R server that integrates into our Windows environment by setting up AD integration on an Ubuntu box Using: Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Following: ...
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13.10 Active directory users are not administrator

In 12.04 I am able to login into Ubuntu with my windows domain user login and also I can have admin privileges to install softwares and apps. But in 13.10 I am able to login, But I am not an ...
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How do I migrate local user account to use ActiveDirectory account?

I have been using my local user account on Kubuntu 12.04 machine for a while (half a year). So I customized my desktop/shortcuts/aliases/GUIs... to well suit my needs. Now I need to join my computer ...
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After Joining Ubuntu to Windows Active Directory Domain, it always complain as Password Expired, why?

I've successfully joined my workstations (Ubuntu 12.04) to Windows Server AD using Likewise Open. When I create a user on the Windows server and tick ‘User must change password at next logon’ it's ...
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Website + LDAP + TeamPass, how to configure?

Got a small issue using my web server where I host a TeamPass website (http://www.teampass.net). I am using Ubuntu 13.04 Server and installed LAMP and I have a Windows 2008 R2 with Active Directory ...
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Problems integrating unity login with Active Directory

I'm using winbind to authenticate against Active Directory. I've followed the example here: ...
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Windows Share mounting for Active Directory in Ubuntu

I have Ubuntu 12.04 Desktop Edition. I have successfully installed Likewise Open and authenticated to the Active Directory in Windows Server 2008 R2. I was unable to mount shares for those AD members. ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Mount shared folders when domain password changes periodically

We have a windows (Active Directory) domain at work. We want to replace some workstations with Ubuntu. I have now an Ubuntu 12.04 with likewise open and i am trying to make it work with the domain. I ...
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Active Directory user + Upgrade to 12.10 -> Empathy is KO

I'm facing a pretty annoying bug. I've just upgraded my computer from 12.04 to 12.10. On 12.04, my user account was connected to my Active Directory server, this also works after the upgrade. Since ...
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Re-joining an Active Directory needs permission?

I was using ubuntu 12.04 and my computer was set up to login to the organization's active directory server (where my home folder was also located). As I upgraded my ubuntu 12.04 to 14.04, my ...
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Installing samba 4 on 2 Nic cards

I have Multiple nic cards, where eth0 is connected to Internet(DHCP) and eth1 is connected to lan with ip forwarding, I wanna install samba4 with active directory file server to manage my LAN. would ...
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Ubuntu and AD Users

I've been working on a project for quite some time and I can't find anything about my problem on the internet. Is it possible to sync all users from my Windows 2008 R2 AD to my Ubuntu 12.04? I have ...
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How to integrate postfix/dovecote with Windows AD

I have postfix/dovecote Ubuntu server and it's working fine, also I have Active Directory Windows 2008, I want to make email clients to get authenticated from windows AD and automatically create ...
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Graphical pkexec require username and password

I am wondering if there is a way to have the graphical authentication part of pkexec ask for a username as well as a password instead of just a password. The computer I am trying to get set up is on ...
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Force re-creation of Active Directory home directories

I've installed Lubuntu Desktop 14.04 in a vbox virtual machine and joined it to active directory following likewise-open | 14.04 | other easy way to connect AD?. I was able to login graphically with ...
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Security problem - password not required after tying to active directory server

We have been using our AD server to authenticate Ubuntu users for years. We have a handy perl script that places all the correct config files and does all the work for us. However, I'm having a ...
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Netatalk authorizing with Windows Active Directory Clients

We have an Ubuntu server that we intend to use to share videos and other content over AFP to our client Macs. AFP works flawlessly by setting the allow list to one single user. The problem arises when ...
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Notificaciones de Ufw

Anterior Utilize Gufw y firestater ellos me daban notification de conneciones no desea a puertos y/o cualquier tipo de accion que no yo no quiciera pero estoy avanzando a ufw (La Base y no logro ...
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Make AD users look like local user

I have just connected my Ubuntu computer to my company's Windows Active Directory and everything is working fine. What I want to do is .. if I create a shortcut or install certain programs and leave ...
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Can I run Windows Based ERP with sql server connectivity in ubuntu 12.04?

I want to install and run my Windows based ERP in Ubuntu, It is SQL based database ERP. And I want to login with my Active Directory credentials. I have Windows 2008 R2 Server as Active Directory ...
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How do I migrate from Windows 2003 AD?

I am planning to migrate our Windows Server 2003 AD to an Ubuntu AD Server. First of all, I need to know whether it is possible. If it is, what is the recommended stabilized stack and how do I do it?
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Centrify Integration Trouble

The situation: Currently running AD with roughly 600 users. Print server tracks print jobs for billing. File servers hold files for people and manage permissions (with active directory) There are ...
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PBIS Open & Ubuntu 13.10 Delayed Logon

I have also found that since upgrading to Ubuntu 13.10 from 13.04 that Active Directory users cannot log into the system straight away even though WiFi is connected (unless thier credentials are ...
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Mapping Network Drives on Logon

I'm attempting to prepare some laptops for use in our school district with Ubuntu. I have them on the domain, and you can login with your ADUC credentials no problem. However, I'm stuck at what ...
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Automount ADUC Defined Home Folders on logon

-- Just to prefice this post, I'll say that I'm a huge novice when it comes to anything linux based, so the more detail the better -- I have a laptop running Ubuntu and I've been trying to utilize ...
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Apache: Restrict Web Page Access To Windows Domain Users

I have a Ubuntu Server 12.04 running on a VPS and it has a web server on it running the latest version of apache, MySQL and PHP. How can I restrict access to my server so only people trying to ...
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likewise active directory users authentication failure

I have been trying to add my ubuntu box to the windows AD domain. On that box, I see the the domain users when i do lw-enum-users And if I am already logged into my local user, i can 'su' to a ...