Samba package 4.9.x samba smbd not playing with winbind.

Andreas Hasenack andreas at
Mon Dec 3 11:21:39 UTC 2018

On Sun, Dec 2, 2018 at 3:49 PM Alexander Bokovoy <ab at> wrote:
> On su, 02 joulu 2018, Andreas Hasenack via samba-technical wrote:
> > Then it should work, according to others in this thread, but I can't just
> > add that (a range) to a default shipped configuration. Changing ranges
> > after a deployment isn't trivial.
> >
> > And how is it that smbd is solving this problem whithout the range config
> > when winbind isn't running? It starts just fine then.
> It doesn't get to that point in the code where a connection to winbindd
> is excercised.

is this maybe the relevant change? Using the presence of a running
winbind to make this decision of where to allocate the BUILTIN guests
group, instead of settings smb.conf?

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