[Samba] Group SID problems?
jonlists at cbsol.com
Tue May 17 16:32:39 GMT 2005
Have a site where the network users are connecting to most shares through
group usage. Unfortunately, access to Samba is sporadic. Sometimes they
connect okay, sometimes they can't connect at all.
Looking at their system config, I notice that the SID's for the groups
look..... odd. The users group ends in 3005.... but each user's
PrimaryGroupSID is a group with a SID that ends in 1201, and there is no
group that I can find with this SID. This site uses a LDAP backend.
The question is - what specifically should I look for in the logs to
verify that incorrect "mapping" of group SID's would cause the issue with
sporadic connectivity? (there doesn't seem to be any issue of network
Thanks for any insight, ideas.......
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