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

Alexander Bokovoy ab at
Mon Dec 3 12:20:32 UTC 2018

On ma, 03 joulu 2018, Andreas Hasenack wrote:
> 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?
If you consider this a bug, please open a bugzilla and provide logs
there that demonstrate your configuration and a specific issue that is
not fixed by mapping BUILTIN\Guests.

/ Alexander Bokovoy

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