Re: [squid-users] Access.log
On Wed, 25 Feb 2004, Brian Bennett wrote:
> Everything I find refers to using winbind to access an NT PDC, well I dont
> need to get at another PDC, both squid and SAMBA PDC are on the same box.
> Is there not an easy way to get squid to get the currently logged on
> machine\user from an IP address from samba? (this would be ideal).[/color]
> I have tried setting up winbind, but it does not work for me, wbinfo -a
> with user and password fails. If I have to go this route, is there a
> trick to setting this up when there is NO NT BOX involved.[/color]
Should work just fine with a Samba PDC, just as it works with a NT PDC.
> Like I said, I think winbind is overkill in this scenario, as I dont'
> care about authing against NT.[/color]
winbind is not about NT but about having integration with a Windows PDC
including a Samba based PDC to provide automatic login to the proxy if the
user is using a Windows box and logged on to the domain.
> Any help would be greatly appreciated, as these squid logs aren't of much
> help with dhcp ip addresses in them.[/color]
If your DHCP server supports dynamic DNS you could have it automatically
register the machine names in DNS when it gives out IP addresses. Maybe
this will help?