Samba4 wbinfo -i output

Gémes Géza geza at
Sun May 6 00:39:00 MDT 2012

On 2012-05-06 07:29, steve wrote:
> Hi
> 4.0.0alpha21-GIT-16a24dc
> We have user rfc2307 objects and attributes stored along with the user
> and group DN in the directory.
> getent passwd works:
> getent passwd steve2
> steve2:*:3000011:20513:steve2:/home2/CACTUS/staff/steve2:/bin/bash
> and
> getent group "Domain Users"
> Domain Users:*:20513:
> but wbinfo doesn't:
>  wbinfo -i steve2
> CACTUS\steve2:*:3000011:100::/home/CACTUS/steve2:/bin/false
> Until recent builds, it gave the same as getent for the
> uidNumber:gidNumber pair but now it always gives 100. (but never
> unixHomeDirectory)
> 1. Has this changed recently?
> 2. Is there a possibility (if we switch to using winbind) for storing
> user home directories in places other than /home/WORKGROUP/user.
> Cheers,
> Steve
Hi Steve,

Some missing detail:

1. your /etc/nsswitch.conf
2. version of your winbind and wbinfo (from samba4 or samba3)?

Samba4 winbind is known not to honor rfc2307 attributes yet, it will be
likely sorted out when integration of s3fs will be completed (together
with winbind3).



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