[Samba] samba 3.0.1 and 3.0.2rc2 - ldap backend problem - still not solved :(

paul k paul at subsignal.org
Thu Feb 5 16:47:12 GMT 2004

boka wrote:

> Trying _Get_Pwnam(), username as lowercase is boka2
> Trying _Get_Pwnam(), username as uppercase is BOKA2
> Checking combinations of 0 uppercase letters in boka2
> Get_Pwnam_internals didn't find user [boka2]!
> could not create account to add new user boka2
> i'm broke ... i dont want to store machine accounts in people container ...
Not sure about the sambaSID problem, but for the user not found...: Did 
you changed the scope in /etc/ldap.conf (for the nss_ldap stuff)? If you 
have computers and users under different OU's, your 'base' should be one 
level higher and the scope 'sub', not 'one'. Testing with getent() is easy.

> greetz
> boka

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