smbd - could'nt set effective gid to 100 msg

Steve Jacobson jake at
Wed Aug 16 13:45:42 GMT 2000

I was hoping that someone could take a look at this error and point me in
the right direction.  Is there a better list / source for this?  I couldn't
find anything more appropriate and functional on


-steve j

Steve Jacobson wrote:

> Anyone know what this error in the samba log means?  My client machines
> are getting "bad password" responses, but the log states that the
> uid/pwd has been validated before generating this message:
> [2000/08/13 16:43:56, 0] smbd/uid.c:become_gid(105)
>   Couldn't set effective gid to 100 currently set to (real=0,eff=0)
> Thanks!
> -steve j

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