Dealing with SID history during group mapping?

Richard Sharpe realrichardsharpe at
Mon Jan 5 14:02:42 MST 2015

On Mon, Jan 5, 2015 at 3:45 AM, Jim McDonough <jmcd at> wrote:
> Richard,
> On Tue, Dec 30, 2014 at 6:48 PM, Richard Sharpe
> <realrichardsharpe at> wrote:
>> In dealing with SID history, is it appropriate to make a history SID
>> to the same UID as the group it was migrated to?
> Sorry, I'm unable to parse this unambiguously yet...sounds like
> mapping a group to a UID, so please clarify this.

It was a trypo. It should have said 'map a HISTORY SID to the same GID
as the group it was migrated to'

> mapping historical sids is...well...awful at best.
> --
> Jim McDonough
> Samba Team
> SUSE labs
> jmcd at samba dot org
> jmcd at themcdonoughs dot org

Richard Sharpe

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