[Samba] Winbind on PDC

Gerald (Jerry) Carter jerry at samba.org
Wed Dec 14 15:38:01 GMT 2005

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Patrick Kranz wrote:
> Hi list !
> Is it possible to run winbind on the pdc to get posix uids /gids ?
> I´ve successsfully ran winbind on an domain member server und was able
> to do wbinfo -u an got all the users in a domain but if I try the same
> setup working on the pdc directly all I get is "Error looking up domain
> users". I googled for two days now but I´m not getting the crucial clue.
> I´m using Samba 3.0.14 on Debian Sarge. I´ve tried with LDAP Backend as
> well as with tdbsam. I´m grateful for every help. If more information is
> needed, please let me know.

winbindd on a PDC only alloocates Unix ids for users and groups from
trusted domains.  Not its own domain.

cheers, jerry
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