[Samba] Can't fetch domain SID

Paul Gienger pgienger at ae-solutions.com
Sat Mar 5 16:32:19 GMT 2005

> I happened to delete /etc/samba/secrets.tdb. Now I can not get DOMAIN 
> SID by run:
> net getlocalsid
> Any idea how to recover it? Do I need to reinstall the whole Samba suite?

If you have machine joined to the domain and can log in with a domain 
user (which you should be able to do via cached credentials) you can 
peruse through the registry among other things.  In my registry I have this:

Which is my personal SID.  The Domain SID is that without the -5532.

Paul Gienger                    Office: 701-281-1884
Applied Engineering Inc.
Systems Architect               Fax:    701-281-1322
URL: www.ae-solutions.com       mailto: pgienger at ae-solutions.com

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