[Samba] smbldap-tools 8.3 populate errors

Jérôme Tournier jerome.tournier at idealx.com
Sun Jan 18 09:55:15 GMT 2004

Le Sat, Jan 17, 2004 at 04:00:23PM +0100, Manfred Odenstein a ecrit:
> The tgz file is incomplete, I've notced this too. The rpm is complete, so I've 
> downloaded the rpm file instead, unpacked it, and copied the scripts to their 
> respective location.
Yes, you are write. The archive now include the file.

> My system is now runnung, but I think there are some bugs in the populate 
> script, e.g. the SID of the Administrator account should end with -500 as I 
> know, because it's predefinded. Any comment from the author ???
500 is the well-known RID for the domain administrator, not for
the administrator account, am i wrong ?
> and please take care of the default groups in the smbldap.conf file, default 
> machine account points to "Print Operators" (550) should be "Domain 
> Computers" (553).
Yes, fixed.
> I've also changed the gidNumber and uidNumber of the guest account and "Domain 
> Guest" group to the default values of my system (SuSE9)
> after this all worked correctly except some log-entries .
> "Failed to open group mapping database" ....
> and 
> "failed to decode PDU"
Do you always have this error messages ? With every scripts ?
Thanks for your report !

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