[Samba] Error Message?

Fermin Molina fermin at asic.udl.es
Fri Mar 26 12:00:04 GMT 2004

On Fri, 2004-03-26 at 01:40, Martin Stacey wrote:
> I'm running samba-3.0.2-7.FC1 on a Fedora Core 1 box.
> I see this error message in the log file for each user on my network;
> [2004/03/26 10:55:35, 0] rpc_server/srv_util.c:get_domain_user_groups(372)
> get_domain_user_groups: primary gid of user [glen] is not a Domain group !
> get_domain_user_groups: You should fix it, NT doesn't like that

Means that you have not mapped the primary unix group of user "glen" to
a windows group. Use something like:

net groupmap add ntgroup="Domain Users" unixgroup=groupOfGlen

Being groupOfGlen the primary group of user "glen".

Anyway, read Chapter 12 from Samba-HOWTO (Group mapping MS windows and

Hope this helps.


Fermin Molina Ibarz
Tècnic sistemes - ASIC
Universitat de Lleida
Tel: +34 973 702151

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