Winbind on Samba 2.2.2-pre

jtrostel at jtrostel at
Thu Sep 20 11:41:05 GMT 2001

Is winbindd running?

as root:
# ps -ae | grep winbind

Otherwise, start up winbindd:

as root:
# /usr/local/samba/bin/winbindd

# getent passwd

(should show new users from domain)

On 20-Sep-2001 leif.klepp at wrote:
> [snip]
>> > "wbinfo -t" claims that the "secret is good"
>> > "wbinfo -n <username>" resolves to SID
>> > "wbinfo -u" results in "error looking up domain users"
>> > "wbinfo -g" results in "error looking up domain groups"

John M. Trostel
Senior Software Engineer
Quantum / SnapAppliances
jtrostel at

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