CVS update: samba/source/nsswitch

Simo Sorce simo.sorce at
Wed Mar 17 10:59:27 GMT 2004

On Tue, 2004-03-16 at 21:57, Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE wrote:

> This only applies to the situation where winbind is running. There is exactly
> one reason for running winbind: We have to cope with non-algorithmic id
> mapping, in the simple non-vampired DC with only one domain we can perfectly
> fine do purely algorithmic mapping and do not have to care about RID
> allocation.

No, in theory you should always be able to allocate RIDs as you may see
on the system files with ACL about the local workstation user SID and
not by the server user SID. On a samba server and that require an
uid/gid allocation as we have a foreign (for the samba server) SID.


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