[Samba] SAMBA 3 and Windows2000 mixed mode trust

Phil Quinney philip.quinney at ntlworld.com
Mon Oct 20 19:26:01 GMT 2003

If I had a user called pquinney in the windows domain, and a pquinney 
in the Samba domain, things should work?? They don't in my situation...

I'll give winbind a try.

Sorry for my initial sketchy information. I thought it was enough to 
start off with but I was wrong.

Thanks for all your help,


On Monday, October 20, 2003, at 08:17 PM, Gerald (Jerry) Carter wrote:

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> John H Terpstra wrote:
>> On Mon, 20 Oct 2003, Phil Quinney wrote:
>>> Excuse me for possibly being stupid, but is winbindd necessary for 
>>> the
>>> trust between a samba domain and a windows domain?
>> In one word: Yes.
>> How else would Samba be able to map foriegn SIDs to local UID/GIDs?
> Technically it will work if the usernames map to a local user
> but winbindd is still the recommended solution.
> cheers, jerry
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