[Samba] Samba 2.2.3a and RID update: porting from commercial ADVANCED SERVER FOR UNIX

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at pcug.org.au
Wed Apr 3 15:46:06 GMT 2002

> I have installed samba 2.2.3a under SuSE 7.3 and i'm porting my environment
> from a
> commercial AS/U on Unix (PDC e BDC) on Samba on Linux. I've also the
> necessity to preserve the SID of Domain e the RID of my user,  group and
> machine account for a smooth e trasparent migration (no join domain and
> ridefinition of acl on the client workstation). Is it possibile updating the
> RID in Samba to a value of my choose (the same of AS/U that I know) ? The
> same question is also valid for Samba 3.0 alpha17 that I am sperimenting
> because I have the necessity of its trusting support.

Samba support for arbiary rids is incresing, but is not yet complete. 
We need to do some more work.  I hope we will have support in HEAD (2.2
certainly won't happen) in the next couple of months.

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                                 abartlet at pcug.org.au
Manager, Authentication Subsystems, Samba Team  abartlet at samba.org
Student Network Administrator, Hawker College   abartlet at hawkerc.net
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