[Samba] Samba 2.2 to 3.0.9 DC upgrade problems

Hans du Plooy hansdp at newingtoncs.co.za
Wed Jan 12 21:51:43 GMT 2005

On Wednesday 12 January 2005 23:06, John H Terpstra wrote:
> You can recover the SID from the old system by running (for Samba-3):
> 	net getlocalsid
> You can set the SID on the new server by running:
> 	net setlocalsid S-1-5-21-XXXXX-XXXXX-XXXXXX

This I did - in fact, I was quite paranoid about it and checked it over and 
over just to be absolutely sure.

> Note: The SID must be the one you obtained from the old server.
> Additionally, you must ensure that each user has the same UID and GID as
> they were on old server.
I think this must have been the problem.  Do you refer to UID and GID withing 
samba, or the unix UID and GID?

Kind regards
Hans du Plooy
Newington Consulting Services
hansdp at newingtoncs dot co dot za

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