Valid users & SAMBA_3_0_23

Jeremy Allison jra at
Fri Aug 4 15:32:16 GMT 2006

On Fri, Aug 04, 2006 at 10:00:25AM -0500, Gerald (Jerry) Carter wrote:
> Things seems to be ok.

Thank goodneed :-).

> Since I am of the position that all domain accounts in
> smb.conf should be fully qualified, I'd expect 'force user =
> lizard' to resolve the to the Unix SID and not domain SID.
> I know this is subtle.  What are your thoughts here?

I agree, an unqualified 'force user = lizard' should map
to the UNIX user, not the domain user. Is this an artifact
of the new lookup_name() code ?


More information about the samba-technical mailing list