[samba] calculate machine SID?

Daniel Wilson daniel.wilson at sunderland.ac.uk
Wed Nov 24 10:05:46 GMT 2004

hi list,

How do you calculate a machine SID and primarygroupSID?

On a user you would do 2*uidNumber+1000 and 2*uidNumber+1001

But machines accounts dont have a uidNumber so how is the SID genrated??

Im trying to create some perl scripts of my own which need to do some 
other things too!


Daniel Wilson
Systems Administrator

IT & Communications Service
University of Sunderland
Unit1 Technology Park
Chester Road

Tel: 0191 515 2695

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