Build a Samba PDC with LDAP backend

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Build a Samba PDC on FreeBSD with a ldap backend. This will not let you authenticate ssh users just a plain samba server for your windows clients.

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Samba as a WINS/NetBIOS Server

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This guide explains how to setup Samba to be the network WINS/NetBIOS server and win every network browser election (for when two or more XP machines are on the same network and access is denied constantly comes up while trying to browse the network). This guide assumes you already have Samba installed from the ports tree.

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Setting up Samba

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Just how do you get your Windows machines to access your FreeBSD server and printers? The trick is with Samba. Here I’m going to show you how to setup Samba so your server will appear in ‘My Network Places’ and configured for user account access.

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