[Samba] Cant find uid=0

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Sat Oct 12 23:37:00 GMT 2002

Philip Burrow wrote:
> > > Must there be an instance of 'root' in Samba LDAP backends? I've
> ploughed
> > > through the idealx HOWTO for this, but Messrs Lemaire don't explicitly
> > > create a root user. Can someone help?
> >
> > Don't make the user you use to join the domain an 'admin user', either
> > use root, or a member of the 'domain admins group'.  Yes, this is
> > confusing, and is fixed in 3.0
> Thanks for the response Andrew. Are you saying that if the user I am using
> is in both admin users and domain admin group, it wont work, and that if the
> user is in domain admin group only, it will work and wont search for a root
> user?


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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