[Samba] idmap backend problems

mdeboer at iua.upf.es mdeboer at iua.upf.es
Fri Mar 4 18:38:22 GMT 2005

>  I disagree.   According to the Release Notes the idmap_rid does NOT
> require an LDAP server.  The way I understand it is uses the last part
> of your SID to derive what your UID will be, thus you will have
> consistancy across your Sambas.

That's what I thought.

> I compiled my samba the same way and it is working 

Interesting.. Could you post me your smb.conf files (offlist maybe?)

> however I am
> encountering problems with the winbind daemon while in this mode.  I
> have submitted another topic on this problem.

What Subject?

> Did you setup your /etc/nsswitch.conf file ?

Yes (from the top of my head:), as the docs say

passwd files winbind


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