[Samba] samba-3.0.0 release won't authenticate

Gerald (Jerry) Carter jerry at samba.org
Fri Oct 31 19:21:11 GMT 2003

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Kristis Makris wrote:

| I've just upgraded from samba3-alpha23 to samba3.0.0 release. I'm
| running samba with an LDAP backend and I used the convertSambaAccount
| conversion script, and now the latest 3.0.0 ldap schema. The problem I
| have is that no Windows user can authenticate against their home
| directory, or any other machine. Authentication against the login screen
| works, but not to any shares.
| I don't understand how this happens all of the sudden, given that
| alpha23 had no problems with authentication. Is there anything else I
| need to know about rids, SIDS, UID/GID mappings?
| Also, when I try to join a Win2k machine to the domain I get the error:
| "No mapping between account names and security IDs was done".

Look at a level 10 debug log and find out what is going on.

| Do I need to use an "idmap backend" entry in smb.conf ?

No.  This is not needed.

cheers, jerry
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