[samba] calculate machine SID?

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Fri Nov 26 04:42:55 GMT 2004

On Wed, 2004-11-24 at 10:05 +0000, Daniel Wilson wrote:
> 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??

Machines do and must have a uidNumber, and a full posixAccount.  From
there they are just like other users.

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett <abartlet at samba.org>
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