samba sid/account mismatch error
sunconsultant at gmail.com
Tue Sep 21 14:29:15 GMT 2004
we are working on installing samba version 3.0.7 with sun one
directory server as backend. Installation and configuration was fine.
when i join the windows xp machine, to the samba server, i get the error
" no mapping between account names and security ids were done"
If i am correct, a new sid is generated whenever a new samba
installation is made. i have domain admin,machine and samba user
accounts in the ldap directory server.Since the samba accounts have
information about the SID in them, i have to change it everytime a new
samba installation is made and machines are joined to the domain.
I want to keep the directory information stable. I looked into the
command, net getlocalsid and net setlocalsid. I can set the SID
information for the samba server and could retrieve the same back
using those commands. but when i try to join the machine to the
domain, i get the security id and account mismatch error.
As far i could see from the logs, during the rpc command
SAMR_LOOKUP_DOMAIN in source/rpc_server/srv_samr_nt.c returns a
different sid from the one which i set using the "net setlocalsid"
Is there any way to keep the directory information stable and yet join
the machine to the new samba domain.
Any help is appreciated.
UNIVERSITY OF TOLEDO
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