Proposal/Idea: Remove support for using rfc2307 attributes for s4 id-mapping?

Jeremy Allison jra at
Tue Oct 16 04:30:08 MDT 2012

On Tue, Oct 16, 2012 at 11:28:26AM +0200, steve wrote:
> We can't use cifs to serve the Linux clients as the file ownership
> is always that of the user who mounted the file system, not the
> authenticated user.

That should only happen if you don't have UNIX extensions
turned on at the Samba fileserver (they should be on by
default). With UNIX extensions the cifsfs client will
query the UNIX uid/gids directly from Samba in a similar
way to NFS.


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