local user map troubles finally solved
Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton
lkcl at switchboard.net
Tue May 11 16:09:29 GMT 1999
part of the issue is that you _cannot_ have a group and user name the same
in NT. therefore you _must_ map all unix groups with same name as users
(and same name as other domains, as well) using the group or user map
this avoids the problem of int(guid)==int(uid).
On Tue, 11 May 1999, Samuel Liddicott wrote:
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: samba-ntdom at samba.org
> > [mailto:samba-ntdom at samba.org]On Behalf Of
> > Kevin Colby
> > Sent: 10 May 1999 18:49
> > To: Multiple recipients of list
> > Subject: Re: local user map troubles finally solved
> > > > > known possibilities are that the lookup code gets confused
> > > > > if a gid and a
> > > > > uid have the same number.
> > > >
> > > > You mean if
> > > > int(guid)==int(uid)
> > > > then bad things?
> > >
> > > basically, yes.
> > That's just got to be fixed.
> > I can't imagine how much trouble that would cause.
> Yeah. Its going to be a problem on most existing systems to which samba is introduced.
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