[Samba] LDAP Supplementary Groups not recognised

Gerald (Jerry) Carter jerry at samba.org
Sat Apr 5 14:09:51 GMT 2003

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On Sat, 5 Apr 2003, Malcolm Gibbs wrote:

> Yes what is fustrating is that supplementary LDAP groups are working
> fine from the Solaris shell, it is only SAMBA that appears to be
> ignoring them.
> Do posixGroup entries have to have any additional attributes or be in a 
> particular base to be recognised by SAMBA, Solaris 9 by default puts 
> them in ou=group,dc=xx,dc=com.

I don't think this is related to LDAP.  Can you test using a standard 
/etc/passwd file and see if you get the same behavior.   I've got 
unconfirmed reports of a possible generic bug in this area.

cheers, jerry
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