CVS update: samba/source/utils

Simo Sorce simo.sorce at
Fri Feb 27 16:30:51 GMT 2004

On Thu, 2004-02-26 at 12:29, vlendec at wrote:

> I was rather annoyed by the net groupmap syntax, I could never get it
> right. 
> net groupmap set "domain admins" domadm
> creates a mapping,
> net groupmap set "domain admins" -C "Comment" -N "newntname"
> should also do what you expect. I'd like to have some feedback on the usability
> of this.

I had no problem with previous syntax, but this seem more easy.

> net groupmap cleanup
> solves a problem I've had two times now: Our SID changed, and a user's primary
> group was mapped to a SID that is not ours. net groupmap cleanup removes all
> mappings that are not from our domain sid.

Very good job volker, I just stomped on this problem today at a testing
site, this mod is very welcome. Thank you.

We may also think to print a level 0 warning at startup in server.c, so
that admins may has more chances to discover the problem, what do you


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