[Samba] domain users appear as local to samba

Nikos Gkorogiannis Nikos.Gkorogiannis at uwe.ac.uk
Mon Mar 20 11:36:10 GMT 2006

On Fri, 2006-03-17 at 09:47 -0600, Gerald (Jerry) Carter wrote:

> >>> Simple usage works fine: if I log in on a Win client as 
> >>> DOMAIN\user then I can map a drive on \\samba\user and read/write
> >>> and so on. However if I look up the security properties of a
> >>> file in \\samba\user, the owner shows up as local to the samba
> >>> server, i.e. \\samba\user as opposed to DOMAIN\user.
> > 
> > Thanks for your response. I am already running winbindd 
> > without idmaps or an ldap backend. Or is the ldap backend
> > compulsory?
> Hmmm....Can you send me (off list) level 10 debug logs from
> smbd and winbindd that illustrate the failure?

Erm, it went away after I rejoined the machine to the domain... I've no
clue why it would work halfway before if the joining wasn't ok, but
there you are.

Thanks for the help

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