Groups in Samba 2.2.0

Gerald Carter gcarter at
Mon Apr 23 17:45:24 GMT 2001

On Mon, 23 Apr 2001, Pieter Grimmerink wrote:

> I understand the Domain Users and Domain Admins group
> mappings are not going to be supported in Samba 2.2.0,
> but will there be a way to at least use the unix groups
> from the \etc\groups file?

/etc/group should already be supported.   They only thing
is that they are considered to be local groups.
Try 'net.exe localgroup /domain' and you will see what I mean.

Cheers, jerry
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