[Samba] using xfs acls

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Sat Jul 1 00:28:31 GMT 2006

On Thu, Jun 29, 2006 at 10:20:46AM +0200, Christoph Litauer wrote:
> Hi,
> we have a fileserver with xfs filesystems running samba 3.0.22. File
> access should (and is) be possible via NFS and samba. I want the ability
> to set acls in these filesystems via windows clients -- but I want samba
> to map the SIDs to the existing unix uids of my users, not just an
> arbitrary mapping. Is this possible?
> My idea is using the "idmap backend" to our ldap-server using a
> "handmade" mapping table. Would that be reasonable/possible?
> I should mention that we synchronize the user accounts between unix and
> windows (ADS). So every user account is unique.

Do you also sync the uid/gid's between AD and the UNIX directory
service ? Are you using the schema in AD that stores the UNIX info ?


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