Samba4 wbinfo -i output

Gémes Géza geza at
Sun May 6 02:10:21 MDT 2012

On 2012-05-06 09:43, steve wrote:
> On 05/06/2012 09:22 AM, Andrew Bartlett wrote:
>> On Sun, 2012-05-06 at 09:06 +0200, steve wrote:
>>> Hi Geza
>>> The format of /private/idmap.ldb changed recently so I think the change
>>> in output is due to that.
>> In what way have you seen idmap.ldb change?
>> (No intentional change has been made to my knowledge).
>> Andrew Bartlett
> idmap.ldb now has this:
> type: ID_TYPE_BOTH
> type: ID_TYPE_UID
> type: ID_TYPE_GID
> Not sure when the change was made, but recently.
> Andrew: any idea on the question about winbind being able to recognise
> home directories according to unixHomeDirectory rather than just
> /home/WORKGROUP/user?
> Cheers,
> Steve
Hi Steve,

As Andrew Bartlett stated:
> I should clarify:  winbind behaviour won't change with s3fs.  There is
> no current proposal to change the implementation of winbindd for the
> Samba 4.0 release (while a desirable goal, the resources to complete the
> switch are not currently available).
> Andrew Bartlett
~70 minutes ago in this thread for samba4 release it won't work due to
insufficient resources (read man-hours). So IMHO the recommended way is
to use samba3 winbind which does honor rfc2307 attributes for identity



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