[Samba] Re: Re: Primary Group == Windows-Group?

Mark gmane at tippingmar.com
Tue Apr 13 16:53:15 GMT 2004

"Matthias Spork" <hallo at matthiasspork.de> wrote in message
news:4077CB04.30505 at matthiasspork.de...
> Mark schrieb:
> >>I've read, that primary-group of a user must be a windows-group?
> >>Is that true?
> >
> > Where did you read that?
> In the samba-log of a Windows-NT-Box.

Oh, I guess you are seeing the same error message in your logs that I am.

>  > Do you mean the primary unix group of a user must
> > be a group that is mapped to a windows group?  Every once in a while my
> > samba server logs complain that a user's primary group is not a windows
> > group, but there is no indication of what it is or how to change it.  On
> > redhat machines, by default each user's primary unix group is a group
> > the same name as the user.  Should these all be changed to something
> Does your environment run with (primary group != windows group)?

I don't know how to set the primary windows group.  Every user has his or
her own primary unix group and it doesn't map to any windows group.  So I
guess the answer is yes, it runs.

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