Samba Question (AIX)
branko.cibej at hermes.si
Wed May 5 07:26:16 GMT 1999
Paul Schulz wrote:
> > Can anyone point me in the right direction..
> > I have installed SAMBA on an IBM AIX system.. which almost works.
> > It fails to 'su' to the user id of the person trying to connect.
> > Do you have any ideas, or could point me to a mailing list.
> > [1999/04/13 16:01:22, 0] smbd/uid.c:become_uid(68)
> > Couldn't set effective uid to 238. Currently set to (real=0,eff=0).
> > Error was Not owner
> > [1999/04/13 16:01:22, 0] smbd/service.c:make_connection(425)
> > Can't become connected user!
I've seen that one before. When you building Samba on AIX, you have to configure
as root, otherwise configure won't set the HAVE_TRAPDOOR_UID flag in
If you don't want to configure as root, you can edit config.h and set the flag
there; I think that's the only flag that doesn't get set correctly.
Branko Čibej <branko.cibej at hermes.si>
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