[Samba] workgroup to domain migration question

Adam Tauno Williams adamtaunowilliams at gmail.com
Tue Jul 3 17:15:32 GMT 2007

> - For the accounts : Administrators, Account Operators, Print
> Operators, Backup Operators et Replicators which are the correct SID ?
> S-1-5-32-544 or a form like S-1-5-21-374813769-5580279-1681509432-544 ?
> - For the sambaSID users I use the localSID + uidNumber it is ok ?
> - For the sambaSid groups unix (each user have this own group)
> I use localsid + uidNumber + 1000 The primaryGroupSID are needed ? if
> yes which ?
> - For hosts I use localsid + uidNumber + 2000 ok ?

I don't see how that will guarantee a unique number.

> Could you help me to clarify that ?

Why not just let Samba generate the SID?  Just invoke smbpasswd for each
account in LDAP and Samba will add all the attributes it needs.

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