Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Mon Feb 9 20:26:17 GMT 2004

On Tue, 2004-02-10 at 04:26, Michael Gasch wrote:
> hi at all
> just for my understanding:
> in a samba 3.0 domain (samba 3.0 as pdc with ldap), i thought each 
> machine, joining the domain, gets the SID
> $DOMAINSID-RID - whether in LDAP or the machine itself
> but when i check the SID of a machine account (for example locally on a 
> windows xp client), it shows up a different SID (checked with psgetsid), 
> but it can join/connect/browse the domain like a charme ???
> how is this possible?
> needn't be the machine SID the same as the DOMAIN SID (of course 
> including the RID) ???
> or holds the machine another (local) SID??

Each machine is it's own domain, and has it's own domain sid.  It's
trust account on the DC has a different SID, on the server's domain.

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                                 abartlet at pcug.org.au
Manager, Authentication Subsystems, Samba Team  abartlet at samba.org
Student Network Administrator, Hawker College   abartlet at hawkerc.net
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