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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How to automount user homes from MS Server via sss

I'd like to make an Ubuntu box member of an AD and automount home directories during login from a Samba server. I managed to join the AD the realmd way. So I can look-up users and their passwd lines. ...
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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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Forcing password policies - domain user management like Active Directory

Good topic: user management for 10+ ubuntu machines The goal: force globally password policies on Ubuntu Desktop machines (force password change, force password complexity). Would be good but not ...
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Issues adding Ubuntu 14.04 to Windows Server 2012 AD domain

I am trying to join an Ubuntu 14.04 host to a windows active directory (Windows Server 2012) - using native tools I've used this as a guide. I've tried a few variations in configs, e.g. toggling ...
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Apache2 not accessible after add domain

After join Ubuntu in Microsoft Active Directory Domain, the Apche2 become inaccessible: Someone have any ideas? ! I have this message: En chantier Le site que vous tentez de joindre n'a pas de page ...
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Ubuntu as domain Controller and how to add ubuntu machine to that domain

Can we use Ubuntu as a Active directory domain controller and add an Ubuntu machine to that domain controller? If yes, how? Ubuntu version 14.04
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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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Problem with PBISOpen and Ubuntu 14.04LTS

Good morning I'm testing openpbis 8.3 version and i have authentification problem when i'm trying open new session on Ubuntu 14.04LTS, not in local netwark but only in distant network. Adding the ...
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nautilus crash when try to give permission on folder 14.04

Nautilus crash problem when i trying to open folder properties and go to permission option at that time nautilus crash. I am not able to set permission on it.
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Access Denied Domain Users Ubuntu 14.04 using Powerbroker

I am binding computers running Ubuntu 14.04 to our AD environment. I followed all the sets to configure the system and I am able to login with a domain account. However, when I restart the computer ...
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Samba Powerbroker

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 lts with samba 4.1.6 and powerbroker and server 2008 AD When I use wbinfo -u I am able to see all of users I my common-session has these lines session required ...
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I have a problem with domain trust between samba and AD

I configured Samba PDC and AD Domain. Here is my Topology. enter link description here And I saw that Samba PDC loading AD users. With "getent passwd" command and "wbinfo -ug" command. Here is my ...
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How to setup a Ubuntu Raid to be accessed by the Domain Active Directory Server

I'm new to this. I have setup a Ubuntu 12.04 server on a Dell PowerEdge FS-12. I have setup a large area on the FS-12 (raid 50) to replace one of the drive mappings on the windows 2003 server. I ...
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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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Error Access to share folder with samba4

Hello I try share a folder with samba4-ac-dc I do the next steps: sudo mkdir /data/Users in smb.conf add the following lines: [Users] path = /data/Users read only = no sudo service samba restart ...
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Samba Server with windows Active directory

I want to Install Ubuntu File Server in my Environment. i already have windows active directory running. i need to use Linux Samba server instead of Windows File server. so someone has experience ...
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Connect to server Domain

I want to Connect Ubuntu to the active directory i have made in ubuntu server14.04 so that my staf should easily share files and the staff may work in domain enviroment
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Using AD-integration to allow Windows clients pass through auth to SAMBA share

I have an Ubuntu 14.04 server with integrated authentication to Active Directory. I can log interactively into the box using a domain account just fine. What I can't do is hit a share that requires ...
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Replicate Microsoft Active Directory to Ubuntu Server

I finally installed MediaWiki on my Ubuntu server. Now I want my users to use the same password as for their windows login. The guide on the MediaWiki page tells that a LDAP server is needed. ...
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Just joind a machine to an AD domain and have seeminly lock myself out

Bit of a Linux NOOB, but followed the guide https://help.ubuntu.com/community/ActiveDirectoryWinbindHowto to add an Ubuntu 14.04 machine to a Microsoft Domain, which all went OK. However, I am now ...
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Need to put files from a Ubuntu box onto a domain server for backup

I have an Ubuntu box, it has an IP address in the same subnet as my windows server. However, the unbuntu box is not on the domain. And I want to keep it that way. This box cannot be on the domain. ...
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Error joining administrator machine to the Active Directory domain

I get the following error when I try to add my machine to the AD domain: $ net ads join -U Olaqua Enter Olaqua's password: Failed to join domain: failed to find DC for domain HODC1
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Kerberized NFS4 and Active Directory

I'm trying to use NFS4 on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS with Active Directory for user authentication, with Kerberos security, and I'm having trouble. When I mount with sec=sys, all works, but when I try to mount ...
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Modifying user accounts using Java Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I'm trying to make a java program that retrieves the list of users on the machine and allows the user to delete users that shouldn't be there. I'm really new to Ubuntu and I know on Windows you can ...
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Windows domain users cannot login Ubuntu 14.04

I have an assignment that requires windows domain users to be able log in with their designated username and password, but it's not working for me. And Yes, I have enabled and configured that file to ...
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Workaround for Samba bug

I'm trying to get my work machine (running Ubuntu 14.04) to authenticate against active directory so I can mount some NFS shares on our server and still have permissions to everything. I'm not ...
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Active Directory authentication with winbind on ubuntu 14.04 LTS not working

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and all required packages are already installed and I have configured /etc/samba/smb.conf file and /etc/krb5.conf file. The server is joined successfully to AD Server. I ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 didnt apply GPO

kindly i need your support ihave Ubuntu 14.04 on my network that controlled by windows server 2008 ,Ubuntu client didn't accept to run likewise so i need other solution and i need to apply GP to this ...
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Join Ubuntu to Windows domain “automatically” not by the user!

I'm working on a project related to image cloning using a FOG solution (to clone an image of Ubuntu 12.04 to target machine using FOG server) We also have an active directory (Windows Server 2008) ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, Windows Server 2003 Connection

I am having some trouble getting things working. Let me explain my setup. We have a Windows 2003 server running Active Directory and we want to add an Ubuntu machine to our domain as a file server. I ...
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Samba4, chgrp: invalid group: `domain admins'

I am following the steps in this tutorial "https://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Shares_with_Windows_ACLs" to share folders, but when I get "# chgrp" Domain Admins "/ srv / samba / Demo /" i get "hgrp: ...
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Trying to install Squid3 on Trusty with AD Authentication

I'm trying to install Squid3 as a proxy server on 14.04, with AD Authentication such that authenticated users will not have to 'login' to the proxy each time they want to access the internet. I've ...