Migrating et configuring Nested Group

Gerald (Jerry) Carter jerry at samba.org
Thu Jun 16 19:34:29 GMT 2005

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John H Terpstra wrote:
> On Thursday 16 June 2005 12:52, Gerald (Jerry) Carter wrote:
>>kayari at linagora.com wrote:
>>>I'm working on the migration of ~150 NT4 pdc to Samba+LDAP.
>>>I can retrive Accounts, Groups and Machines by net rpc vampire.
>>>I still have a probleme with the nested group:
>>>In my ldap I have only the name of the nested group but I lost all its
>>>members. How could I retrive and use this nested group users ?
>>Technically migrating nest groups is not supported from what
>>I remember.  We are discussing some solutions to this (groups
>>in general) at the moment.
> Nested groups are supported in 3.0.11 and upwards. A vampire 
> migration is capable of retrieving this info from an NT4 PDC.

Yeah John.  I know nested groups were added to winbindd.  :-)
But have you tried migrating them?  I'll bet you dinner it
doesn't work because I don't think we added code to do that.

cheers, jerry
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