4.2rc2 and winbindd and unixHomeDirectory

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Wed Oct 22 02:44:40 MDT 2014

On Tue, 2014-10-21 at 09:56 +0100, Rowland Penny wrote:
> OK, another update, the fix for bug 10852 is to change one word in 
> 'source3/winbindd/wb_fill_pwent.c' and then recompile, this gets you 
> from this:
> rowland:*:10000:10000:Rowland Penny:/home/%D/%U:/bin/false
> To this:
> rowland:*:10000:10000:Rowland Penny:/home/EXAMPLE/rowland:/bin/false
> Better, just like it was with 'winbind', but not as good as the same 
> daemon 'winbindd' on a client:
> rowland:*:10000:10000:Rowland Penny:/home/rowland:/bin/bash

What config do you use on that client?

That same config should now work on the AD DC.  I've not tested that
however, but it would help if you could investigate this for us. 


Andrew Bartlett

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