Local devices and samba/ldap...need help

Matt Oquist moquist at majen.net
Fri Aug 24 02:46:51 UTC 2007

I created a group in LDAP with the same gid as 'fuse' on the Edubuntu
servers, and I added everyone to it.

That's it. I don't even think the group name needs to match (I don't
know why it would need to match), but I also don't know of any reason
to call it anything other than 'fuse', and it might, in fact, be
confusing if you call it something else. So you may as well call the
LDAP group 'fuse' as well.


Luis Montes wrote:    [Wed Aug 22 2007, 05:54:15PM EDT]
> I believe that you'll need to create the fuse group on the smbldap 
> server to match the group ID on the ltsp server. But that isn't enough, 
> and I'm not sure what the next step is.
> If you get it figured out, please follow up on the list.
> Thanks,
> Luis
> David Trask wrote:
> >Ok...I have my Edubuntu servers (feisty)  authenticating to a Samba/LDAP
> >server (plain 'ol Ubuntu Feisty server).  Just now I tried to use a USB
> >thumbdrive in a thin-client and it doesn't show up.  Couple things I'm
> >wondering....could this be because the user is not a part of one of the
> >essential groups for local devices...like fuse or something.  Or is local
> >devices not enabled by default?  Any ideas where to start?
> >
> >David N. Trask
> >Technology Teacher/Director
> >Vassalboro Community School
> >dtrask at vcsvikings.org
> >(207)923-3100
> >
> >
> >
> >  
SoftwareFreedomDay.org :
   Celebrating Free and Open Source Software in Your Community
info AT softwarefreedomday.org

SFD Sponsors:

SFD Partners:

Software Freedom Day is a project of Software Freedom International.
Software Freedom International is a registered corporation in the state of New
Hampshire, USA.

More information about the edubuntu-devel mailing list