[Samba] Does 2.2.4 need hex user and group rid?

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at pcug.org.au
Sat May 11 17:15:02 GMT 2002

Alexander Skwar wrote:
> Hi.
> I'm still having problems to login with Windows 2000 SP2 into my Samba
> PDC.  The idealx howto says: "user and group rids must be given in
> hexadecimal in LDAP", however it also says: "However, the rids were
> written in decimal in LDAP. So at least 2.2.3-pre, Samba do not read
> them as hexadecimal anymore.".
> What's the case for 2.2.4?  hex or dec?

Samba 2.2.3 expects these attributes to be described as integers in the
ldap schema, and reads these as decimal integers in the pdb_ldap code.

Andrew Bartlett

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