[Fwd: usermap file error]

Gerald Carter cartegw at Eng.Auburn.EDU
Thu Mar 16 15:45:17 GMT 2000

Alexander Strauss wrote:
> Now, every account added since the 112th is not recognized by Samba
> anymore ans authentication is rejected. It's not easy possible for us to
> create a 2nd Unix account for splitting the total number of NT accounts,
> so I want to ask whether there's any solution to get it work for the
> additional NT accounts or if it might be possible to create a Samba
> patch...

without looking at the code, my guess is you've hit the maximum
length of an internal string or something.  Try breaking the 
mapping line into multiple entries (much like NIS netgroups).
for example

project1 = .....
project2 = .....
projects = project1 project2

                            Gerald ( Jerry ) Carter	
Engineering Network Services                           Auburn University 
jerry at eng.auburn.edu             http://www.eng.auburn.edu/users/cartegw

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                                  - Sting "Message in a Bottle" ( 1979 )

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