[Samba] RE: Finally winbind on RH9 working, but why ?
jlahners at schemmer.com
Tue Aug 5 15:42:50 GMT 2003
[root at MaryAnn admin]# wbinfo -u
[root at MaryAnn admin]# wbinfo -g
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From: jo at neolabs.be [mailto:jo at neolabs.be]
Sent: Tuesday, August 05, 2003 10:40 AM
To: Lahners, Jeremy
Cc: samba at lists.samba.org
Subject: Re: Finally winbind on RH9 working, but why ?
No... just tested it :(
if you have time : does you output of wbinfo resembles this :
[root at client root]# wbinfo -u
[root at client root]# wbinfo -g
I REALLY wonder where these groups are stored on the pdc... I find
no trace of them in /etc/samba/smbpasswd or anywhere...
On Tue, 5 Aug 2003 10:08:13 -0500 "Lahners, Jeremy" wrote:
> I don't have winbind under shadow. I don't know if that would matter
> Jeremy Lahners
> Manager, I.T.
> The Schemmer Associates Inc.
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: jo at neolabs.be [mailto:jo at neolabs.be]
> Sent: Tuesday, August 05, 2003 10:05 AM
> To: Lahners, Jeremy
> Cc: samba at lists.samba.org
> Subject: Re: Finally winbind on RH9 working, but why ?
> Thanks for the reply ! But no such luck :
> #group: db files nisplus nis
> passwd: files winbind
> shadow: files winbind
> group: files winbind
> #hosts: db files nisplus nis dns
> hosts: files dns
> # Example - obey only what nisplus tells us...
> #services: nisplus [NOTFOUND=return] files
> On Tue, 5 Aug 2003 09:34:27 -0500 "Lahners, Jeremy" wrote:
> > I had similar problems with getent on one of my servers. After some
> > investigation, I had forgotten to edit /etc/nsswitch.conf to add
> > to the users and groups there. Wbinfo worked great, nothing from
> > getent. After the change, and a restart of winbind (don't know if
> > was necessary or not) all was well.
> > Jeremy Lahners
> > jlahners at schemmer.com
> > The Schemmer Associates Inc.
> > <jo at neolabs.be> wrote in message
> > news:<200308042108.h74L81B09307 at neo1.neolabs.be>...
> > Maybe I'll rephrase it shorter :
> > 1) eventhough 'wbinfo -g' gives me the correct groups, they do not
> > up when I go 'getent group'. Can it be the spaces in the Samba
> > 'Domain Admins' and 'Domain Users'? Where is the information
> > about these groups stored on the Samba pdc?
> > 2) I only get winbind to do it's job (which is connecting to a local
> > share on the domain member with a winbind user) when I
> > a) set the parameter 'winbind cache timeout = 0'
> > OR
> > b) create the user locally on the domain member, which is of course
> > we try to avoid by using winbind...
> > any idea's why playing with the cache timeout causes a difference?
> > Thanks in advance...
> > the full story is below but I guess it's to long for anyone to read
> > *grin*
> > Jo De Baer
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