[Samba] "net rpc vampire" case sensitivity problem

Daniel Kasak dkasak at nusconsulting.com.au
Fri Mar 26 00:21:16 GMT 2004

John H Terpstra wrote:

> The problem you refer to is not a 'net rpc vampire' issue. This is
> specifically an issue pertaining to the host operating system that Samba
> is running on.
> In the Samba-HOWTO-Collection chapter on Migration I have provided a 
> shell
> script that can be used to get around this OS problem. The script is in
> Example 12.1, called "smbgrpadd.sh". You can easily craft a similar 
> script
> to handle addition of user accounts.
> Please let me know if this is not an acceptable solution for you.
> - John T.

Right. I read that HOWTO ( honest, a few times ), but I missed that script.
When I next attempt the migration, I'll give it a go.
What are the chances of getting something like this merged in with the 
vampire process?

Daniel Kasak
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