Serious Winbind packaging bug in 2.2.7 binaries

Gerald (Jerry) Carter jerry at
Wed Dec 4 13:27:00 GMT 2002

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On Tue, 3 Dec 2002, Matthew Mastracci wrote:

> I just spent a few hours diagnosing a problem with 2.2.7 on Redhat 7.3 
> that turned out to be (what I believe) is a packaging bug.
> The symbolic link from to is 
> missing.  This made nsswitch unable to enumerate windows users, and as 
> such, disabled use of my samba server for everyone logging in.  I should 
> have picked up on this when getent passwd failed to show the domain 
> users, but I ended up looking at everything else instead.
> I think it is probably just a problem with the RPM script.  Here is the 
> RPM dumped output:

Thanks.  Good catch.  I've fixed this in CVS now.

cheers, jerry
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