Samba3 + OpenLdap classicupgrade problems - Administrator sambaSID != *-500

steve steve at
Sat Apr 12 14:00:20 MDT 2014

On Sat, 2014-04-12 at 19:18 +0200, Marc Muehlfeld wrote:
> Am 12.04.2014 19:14, schrieb Michael Wood:
> > But then presumably you could rename the existing Administrator account to
> > OldAdministrator and then create another account called Administrator with
> > the expected SID?
> Whouldn't this be nice enhancement for the classicupgrade script?
> If a domain administrator account with a SID != -500 is found, then the 
> script asks if the account should be renamed and a new domain admin 
> account should be created.

I think we're maybe confusing SID and RID in this thread?

I think perhaps you want to say something like, 'if the administrator
account does not have a RID of 500...'

Do please clarify if we're wrong, but we don't think:
SID = -500
is ever true.

SID-500 = domain administrator


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