[Samba] Re: No Getent
leet at leenx.co.za
Tue Aug 26 15:08:48 GMT 2003
Robert A Wooldridge wrote:
>I have tried both ways for groups. With files winbinded and without.
>It makes no difference to this problem.
Myself ... having problems with winbind and can't seem to work them
>I don't understand the 2nd question you have here.
Well, running getent passwd should list all local users and remote
users, as in users from AD domain, but I can't get my test system to
list users from AD.
>>>>Using winbind for authentication through PDC.
>>>>Problem: Some users do not get access to the samba share and some do.
>>>>When I do "wbinfo -u" the users who cannot access show up but when I do
>>>>"getent passwd", they are not there. What does this mean?
>>>It means that you likely do not have in your /etc/nsswitch.conf:
>>>passwd: files winbind
>>>shadow: files winbind
>>>group: files winbind
>> Does one really need the "shadow: files winbind"? From the Samba HOWTO, it states only passwd and group need winbind.
>> Also, you might not have any more info for why getent does not displace the users from AD domain?
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