getpwuid(13891) failed Failed to finalize nt token

Rowland Penny rpenny at
Fri Mar 25 22:09:44 UTC 2022

On Fri, 2022-03-25 at 21:46 +0000, capricorn cap wrote:
> The old server doesn't have winbind in nsswitch.conf but I can see in
> samba documentation its stating to  have.
> passwd: files winbind
> group:  files winbind
> My old server has
> passwd: files nis
> group:  files nis
> Does this make any difference?

Yes, this means that your old server wasn't using Samba for
authentication, it was using NIS (also known as yp or yellow pages)

Is there actual data on the new computer, or do you need to copy data
to it ?


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