[Samba] Forcing RIDs to desired value

Matthias Spork hallo at matthiasspork.de
Fri Sep 3 14:33:57 GMT 2004

Radek Svoboda schrieb:

> I found that after moving my samba server to different hardware (and
> diferent Linux installation), domain logons cannot find their Windows
> profiles and created new ones. This is caused by the different RID of
> the users. It seems these are calculated as 2*UID + 1000. And my UID's
> on new server do not match those on the old one. How to force SAMBA to
> provide different RIDs for the users? I do not want to run LDAP for
> our 20 stations and 20 users here.
Why don't you use your old samba-databases from /var/lib/samba ?


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