[Samba] Re: Help! Emergency

Rex Dieter rdieter at math.unl.edu
Sat Nov 19 18:31:56 GMT 2005

Christian Lahti wrote:
>  Now comes the bad part, on a Linux
> filesystem shared by Samba to windows, when jsmith writes a file to the
> samba share, I expect the owner of the file to be 1001 BUT it is
> something like 16777216 instead!  I suppose this has to do with the UID
> mapping, I just want the UID/GID to keep with the same AD stuff.

To get what you want, you need in smb.conf:
idmap backend = idmap_ad

-- Rex

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