How to synchronise Zimbra accounts with a Samba OpenLDAP backend

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The holy grail of a small business is to have integrated authentication for email, file/print and desktop logins. This is possible with Zimbra and the Samba, OpenLDAP integration. Unfortunately, this is __bloody hard__ to setup and also a real PITA to maintain, since each subsequent Zimbra upgrade requires additional steps to retain the Samba integration. There must be an easier way! Well there is 🙂