Win9x cannot get Samba3 userlist while trying to create a share

Gerald (Jerry) Carter jerry at
Thu Jun 9 13:29:34 GMT 2005

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Carlos Eduardo Pedroza Santiviago wrote:
| Hi all,
| I'm trying to migrate a NT4 Domain to a Samba3
| and OpenLDAP environment. With a Win98 machine,
| i can log on domain without any problem.
| However, when i try to create a share, and get
| the user list from Samba3 Domain, Win98 says
| something like: "Unable to get user list. Try again later."
| Using debug level 10, i can see that the user list
| is being retrieved from the OpenLDAP server, but
| doesn't reach the windows machine.
| I searched the archives and found that were
| some problems with "ldapsam", but haven't find
| something that could help me, except this entry:
| include/rpc_samr.h:#define MAX_SAM_ENTRIES_W95 50
| Based on its name, is it locked on 50 entries?
| My base is ~3000 users and ~1500 groups.

This is a known issue from what I remember.  This kind
of stuff is next on my list  (no really....don't
laugh :) .  Btu I have to ffinish the print migrator
work so we can ship 3.0.20pre1 first.

cheers, jerry
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