Edit existing SID<->UID / SID <->GID entries
kdinh at peaxy.net
Thu Mar 31 19:41:22 UTC 2016
My setup uses a custom script to specify the rule for mapping SID to
I noticed in Samba (possibly 3.6.x), 4.1.x, 4.2.x, and 4.3.x, the ability
to modify UID/GID of an existing mapping has been removed.
- The options "--set-uid-mapping" and "--set-gid-mapping" in wbinfo has
been remove and it now returns NOT_IMPLEMENTED.
- "net idmap setmap" has not yet been implemented.
For Samba running as a member server, it seems there is no way to change
the UID/GID of an existing entry. I saw Michael Adam's change that removed
those abilities but I could not find the reasoning behind that.
The only way I can see to work around this issue is to delete the existing
entry (for example SID-1-2-3) and update the custom idmapping script to
account for that particular SID.
Could some shed some light on why we no longer support ability to edit an
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