[Samba] Winbindd on FreeBSD 4.10 Help

John H Terpstra jht at samba.org
Wed Sep 22 19:24:48 GMT 2004

On Wednesday 22 September 2004 13:16, Elijah Savage wrote:
> All,
> First off I would like to say the book "The Official Samba-3 HowTO and
> Reference Guide" is awesome I purchased it off Amazon a couple of weeks
> ago. Ok now on to my problem.
> I have samba installed and configured and joined the domain no problem.
> When I run wbinfo -u I can see my domain users, when I run wbinfo -g I
> can see all my domain groups, BUT if I run
> /usr/compat/linux/usr/bin/getent passwd I only see a mirror of my
> /etc/passwd and do no see the domain users.
> Winbind Setup in smb.conf
> idmap uid = 10000-20000
>         idmap gid = 10000-20000
>         winbind separator = +
>         winbind use default domain = Yes

Did you edit your nsswitch.conf file to specify winbind as follows:

passwd: files winbind
shadow: files winbind
group: files winbind

Just checking!

- John T.
John H Terpstra
Samba-Team Member
Phone: +1 (650) 580-8668

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