Groups in ldap and /etc/group?

Ignacio Coupeau icoupeau at
Sat Sep 28 10:23:00 GMT 2002

Eddie Lania wrote:
> Hello,
> Using smbgroupedit, should I link groups to ldap groups, those in /etc/group
> (if I also would define them in there) or both?
> Or none? (If using ldap)

the groups are stored in the group_mapping.tdb... I think mapping is 
unix<-->NT, but not LDAP groups (perhaps with nsswitch...)


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