[Samba] winbind nss info : how does it handle multiple values?
Jonathan C. Detert
Jonathan.Detert at msoe.edu
Wed Apr 25 20:38:43 GMT 2007
It looks to me like the 'winbind nss info' parameter is designed to be a
space-separated list of values. I say this because:
1) i gave it two values, separated by spaces, and testparm(1) did not
2) the man page
( http://www.die.net/doc/linux/man/man5/smb.conf.5.html ) gives an
example of two values.
Assuming that's true, how do the multiple values work together? Is
order significant? I assume it is, and that it works like the
try each source, from left to right, stopping
with the first source that yields a match.
Is that correct? If not, how does it work?
I set it like so:
winbind nss info = template sfu
with the following attribute also set:
template homedir = /home/%U
but a 'getent passwd joeblow' returns the homedir recorded in Microsoft
A.D. via mssfu (which isn't in /home), even tho 'sfu' follows 'template'
in the list.
This looks like a bug. I'm running v3.0.22. According to v3.0.23
release notes, there was no bug like this fixed in v3.0.23, so it may
broken there too.
Please enlighten me if I'm wrong.
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