NetAPP/Samba 3.0/plugs

Jean Francois Micouleau Jean-Francois.Micouleau at
Tue Mar 12 15:26:01 GMT 2002

On Tue, 12 Mar 2002, Danny Braniss wrote:

> hi,
> 	after a long wait (several years actually :-), i got NetAPP fileserver
> to join samba! i did this by hand-crafting a machine account in my plugable
> module.
> 	now, since the 'users' account is also being handle by my plug, the
> 'Map Network Drive' from a WinXP client is failing. i managed to pass
> the password check, but im getting:
> get_domain_user_groups: primary gid of user [danny] is not a Domain group !
> get_domain_user_groups: You should fix it, NT doesn't like that
> while im trying to understand the ma^H^Hlogic behind the group stuff, can
> some good soul help me out?

it's more or less harmless. all users in a domain are supposed to be in at
least one domain group (domain user by default on NT) and this group must
be primary too on NT4. There are some technical reasons too.


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