Gerald Carter gcarter at valinux.com
Sun Jul 1 23:27:58 GMT 2001

On Sun, 1 Jul 2001, Osama Abu-Aish wrote:

> Hi out there!
> The following code from nt_printing.c killed my NT clients when
> any user connected to a shared printer (explorer.exe freezes):
> if (!lookup_name( "Printer Administrators", &owner_sid, &name_type) &&
>    !lookup_name( "Administrators", &owner_sid, &name_type) &&
>    !lookup_name( "Administrator", &owner_sid, &name_type) &&
>    !lookup_name("root", &owner_sid, &name_type)) {
>    sid_copy(&owner_sid, &global_sid_World);
> }

Yeah.  Tim already fixed this in SAMBA_2_2 CVS tree I think.
Hold on...[checks code...]

Yeah.  Looks ok.

> Two questions:
> 1.) Why doesn't samba return from the failed name lookup?
> 2.) Shouldn't we use a well-known SID instead of doing locale-dependent
>      name lookups?

#2 was the solution.

Cheers, jerry
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