Our lsa_lookup_sids returns wrong unmapped names

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Tue Feb 17 22:37:07 GMT 2004

On Mon, Feb 16, 2004 at 11:34:44PM +0100, Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE wrote:
> Hi!
> When lsa_lookup_sids is asked for an unmapped sid we return something different
> from Windows. And our own client code depends on the Windows behaviour...
> For unmapped SIDs at least NT4 returns the sid in string form and -1 as the
> domain index. We return NULL as a name and 0 as the domain index. Neither
> rpcclient nor net like that.
> See the attached sniffs and the patch to modify Samba's behaviour to match NT4.
> I'm too tired to directly commit it, could someone else look at it?

I've just committed my varient of this that fixes the error return also.



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