[Samba] Access to s3 shares when userPrincipalName differs from the sAMAccountName

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Tue Feb 22 13:47:02 MST 2011

On Tue, 2011-02-22 at 16:36 +0100, Angelos Oikonomopoulos wrote:
> On 02/16/2011 05:07 PM, Angelos Oikonomopoulos wrote:
> > After Andrew kindly confirmed it was not a problem with my configuration
> > and hinted that the correct approach would most likely be to modify s3
> > to not use the kerberos user principal name, I tried the attached
> > trivial patch to the test s3 fileserver. With this patch, accounts with
> > long usernames can access the share without any issues.
> BTW, I should note that this patch is against the samba 3.5.6~dfsg-3 
> from debian squeeze. It will not apply to master, as the relevant code 
> has been somewhat refactored. I hope I'll be able to port it to the 
> latest version and submit it for inclusion to master, but I'm not sure 
> when I'll make the time.

I'll handle that.

Thanks for chasing this up, and getting the confirmation that this is
the correct approach. 

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                                http://samba.org/~abartlet/
Authentication Developer, Samba Team           http://samba.org
Samba Developer, Cisco Inc.

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