I've tried to figure it out for several months, with no success. I have a Windows 2008R2 domain, and one Linux server (first it was Fedora 15, then 16, and now it's Centos 6.2). I am trying to make it member of the domain to the extent possible. Ideally, I would like to login and get authenticated against domain (say, login 'DOMAIN+john'). If not - at least be able to map directories through Samba with Windows credentials (better, map drives without specifying credentials, and just passing Windows credentials).
I followed several articles, most closely this one; but still can't map the drive (as soon as I switch security from USER to ADS, I can't expand the server)... let alone login. I know I am close (eg., I am getting
pam_get_item returned a password from winbind when I log in) - but pointers to something definitive would be great!