[Samba] Domain group not working in valid users

John H Terpstra jht at samba.org
Sat Jan 10 00:25:41 GMT 2004

On Sat, 10 Jan 2004, Kenneth Porter wrote:

> Using samba-3.0.0-15 on Fedora Core 1.
> I have a group "Electronics Testing" on my Win2k AD server and added this
> to a share in my smb.conf:
> valid users = @"electronics testing"
> A user in this group is unable to connect. A local user added to valid
> users is able to connect, so other share settings look ok. I see this in
> the log:
> [2004/01/09 13:38:00, 10] lib/username.c:user_in_list(508)
>   user_in_list: checking user |samba| against |@electronics testing|
> [2004/01/09 13:38:00, 5] lib/username.c:user_in_netgroup_list(307)
>   Unable to get default yp domain
> The group exists and I can see it with "wbinfo -g", and I can see the group
> listed in the test user's group list.
> Any idea what's going wrong?

Yes. This was fixed in 3.0.1.

> I want to allow the Win2k admin to control who has access to this share, so
> I don't have to create local accounts for all the people who need access.

- John T.
John H Terpstra
Email: jht at samba.org

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