[Samba] Limit of group membership for a user?

Cybionet cybionet at videotron.ca
Thu Mar 16 00:34:55 GMT 2006

Thank Niranjan,

Can someone explain why glibc can limit user to be in more than 70 
groups? Or better give a solution to bypass this limitation with samba.


> Hi list
> I too have the same problem , i also posted the bug in bugzilla, but 
> jerry posted that
> it was fault of glibc, i have Red Hat Enterprise Linux ES release 4 
> (Nahant) with <>
> with glib version glibc-2.3.4-2 and gcc version gcc-3.4.3-9.EL4,
> in my case, i have added a users in 70 groups, as i need this type of 
> scenario, but when
> the user logins from windows terminal,  it give error remote procedure 
> call cancelled.
> but if the user is in less groups say 40 or 30, the user logins.
> Regards
> Niranjan

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