Removal of NT Builtin Groups

Tim Potter tpot at
Sat Jan 6 10:43:28 GMT 2001

John M Trostel writes:

> I would like the users of my HEAD samba server to not see the builtin
> users and groups:


> Is there any relatively simple surgery I can perform on the source to
> eliminate these entries completely from the displays?  This would be
> similar to the effect you would be if I eliminated the groups from and NT
> box and looked at the share/file from another NT box.

You're in luck.  I've implemented such a feature in the appliance
head branch but it is not merged into the HEAD branch.  It's a
global parameter called 'hide local users'.  Grep for the
lp_hide_local_users() for which bits of the rpc server code have
been changed.



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