[Samba] Re: Samba PDC migration - success!
timallen at dcallen.co.uk
Mon Jul 22 04:26:02 GMT 2002
Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> > (BTW, the typecast on the return value in pdb_user_rid_to_gid() needs
> > changing).
> Patch please? (That way I see exactly what you mean).
--- passdb.c.old Mon Jul 22 12:10:58 2002
+++ passdb.c Mon Jul 22 12:12:34 2002
@@ -413,7 +413,7 @@
gid_t pdb_user_rid_to_gid(uint32 user_rid)
- return (uid_t)(((user_rid & (~GROUP_RID_TYPE))-
+ return (gid_t)(((user_rid & (~GROUP_RID_TYPE))-
> > I do have a question:
> > I'm assuming there's no mapping issues with the GID's and it is OK to
> > these. Is that the case or is there a potential problem there?
> Yes, there is a problem. Any files on the client with ACLs or owners
> that are groups will not resolve if you change the group's RID. Users
> may be unable to access files on the clients.
Fortunately I don't think that's an issue for us. At first I was going to
strip the bit off both types but realized that pdb_rid_is_user() used it.
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