Domain logon problems with 10.Mar.99 CVS source

Greg Dickie greg at
Wed Mar 17 23:38:45 GMT 1999

Now that would be nice ;-) REALLY REALLY nice.

How about this? Our nis group database has duplicates of groups in the local
/etc/groups file so now there's 2 of 'em. What will happen then?


On 17-Mar-99 Andy Bakun wrote:
> Andy Smith wrote:
>> There's stuff goes on at our place which depends on users and group
>> with the same name.  If I can remap them in domain group map then perhaps
>> it wont be too bad, but removing the group is not an option (for us).
> What about prefixing or suffixing group names with g_ or _g respectively if a
> group is found to have the same name as a user?  Perhaps a parameter that
> tells
> samba how to mangle group names before giving them to the clients (so you
> don't
> need to map them all individually)?
> Andy.

Greg Dickie
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