Need some infos about SID's

David davegu1 at
Sat Jul 15 19:35:07 GMT 2006

Check your /etc/passwrd and make sure you don't have any information on
the local client. Also, check your /var/yp/src to make sure the passwd
file has all the info needed.


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Sent: Thursday, July 13, 2006 7:53 AM
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Subject: Need some infos about SID's

Hi everyone,

i'm currently installing and configuring a samba server for the school i

work for.
Although i'm looking on many mans page, i stil don't understand

When i type:
    net groupmap list

Result is:
System Operators (S-1-5-32-549) -> -1
Replicators (S-1-5-32-552) -> -1
Guests (S-1-5-32-546) -> -1
Power Users (S-1-5-32-547) -> -1
Print Operators (S-1-5-32-550) -> -1
Administrators (S-1-5-32-544) -> -1
Account Operators (S-1-5-32-548) -> -1
Domain Admins (S-1-5-21-4074657815-460070236-2743957606-512) -> -1
Domain Guests (S-1-5-21-4074657815-460070236-2743957606-514) -> -1
Domain Users (S-1-5-21-4074657815-460070236-2743957606-513) ->
sambausers Backup Operators (S-1-5-32-551) -> -1 Users (S-1-5-32-545) ->

Why is there differents SIDs????

 My domain's SID is:

I don't understand why i have these groups with a different SID than the

domain sid...

Could you please show me the way to solve this problem?

(Forgive my poor english...)


Nicolas COSNEAU                            
Responsable Nouvelles Formes d'Enseignement
IUT ENSAI Ngaoundere                       
Projet Cometes - CAMEROUN

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