Samba AD DC and winbindd
jra at samba.org
Tue Feb 16 21:06:35 UTC 2016
On Mon, Feb 15, 2016 at 03:29:02PM +0100, Andreas Schneider wrote:
> On Monday 15 February 2016 12:38:26 Rowland Penny wrote:
> > On 15/02/16 12:19, Stefan Metzmacher wrote:
> > > Hi Rowland,
> > >
> > >> winbind use default domain = yes
> > >
> > > I think should not be supported on a AD DC, it's ugly enough
> > > that it exists at all...
> > Well the line works on a domain member and it works on 4.2.x, so either
> > it should still work on a 4.3.x DC or it should be removed completely
> > for consistency, if nothing else.
> > > I would guess 4.0 and 4.1 also always report:
> > >
> > > TEST\user1:*:10000:10000::/home/user1:/bin/sh
> > You are probably right, it never worked for me and I only found it
> > whilst testing something else.
> To be honest, I would vote for removing the 'winbind use default domain'
> option completely. I have a lot of downstream bugs with issues only because of
> this options.
> It creates more trouble than it solves a problem ...
You won't get any arguments here from me on the problems
However, it's been out there and widely used for many
years, and consider what might break if we now remove
I think we're stuck with making it work :-(. I'm happy
to work with you on fixing any upstream bugs you can
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