[Samba] Authenticating against linux before windows

Larry Martell larry.martell at gmail.com
Tue Apr 3 14:57:28 GMT 2007

On 4/2/07, simo <idra at samba.org> wrote:
> On Mon, 2007-04-02 at 17:24 -0600, Larry Martell wrote:
> > So my questions are:
> >
> > 1) Am I correct that the log messages I see mean that it's authenticating
> >     using winbind first?
> No.
> > 2) If so, how do I make it use the linux files before winbind?
> NA
> > 3) If not, why do I get those messages, and what do that mean?
> Enumeration of groups in nsswitch, nothing you have to worry, but you
> could set the log level to 0 so that you don't get these messages.

Thanks for the reply. What exactly does 'Enumeration of groups' mean in this
context? Why does nsswitch check for groups on winbind when a user is
successfully authenticated against the linux passwd file first?


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