Problems with Win2K joining a Samba 2.2.0 Alpha1 domain

Richard Sharpe sharpe at
Sun Nov 26 07:48:06 GMT 2000

At 04:39 PM 11/26/00 +1000, Richard Sharpe wrote:
>At 12:09 PM 11/27/00 +1100, David Bannon wrote:
>>At 03:53 PM 26/11/2000 +1000, Richard Sharpe wrote:
>>>Like David Bannon and others, I am getting "No mapping between account
>>>names and security IDs was done."
>>>Am investigating ...
>>Yeah, hi Richard. The problem seems to have come in late 22 / early 23
>>November melbourne time. If I can get a couple of hours to myself I try ....
>OK, well the problem seems to be that samr_reply_lookup_names is returning
>Trying to figure out why now :-)

Arrrrrgh, SHIT! sys_getpwnam called with WIN2K$! Who did that!

Usernames have to be mapped to lowercase before calling sys_getpwnam, or we
must have the correct username in /etc/passwd!

>>David Bannon                      D.Bannon at
>>School of Biochemistry            Phone 61 03 9479 2197
>>La Trobe University, Plenty Rd,   Fax   61 03 9479 2467
>>Bundoora, Vic, Australia, 3083
>>..... Humpty Dumpty was pushed !
>Richard Sharpe, sharpe at
>Samba (Team member,, Ethereal (Team member,
>Contributing author, SAMS Teach Yourself Samba in 24 Hours
>Author, Special Edition, Using Samba

Richard Sharpe, sharpe at
Samba (Team member,, Ethereal (Team member,
Contributing author, SAMS Teach Yourself Samba in 24 Hours
Author, Special Edition, Using Samba

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