[Samba] Group mapping not working consistently - addendum

Ben Tisdall ben at redcircleit.com
Wed May 30 09:49:09 GMT 2007

Gerald (Jerry) Carter wrote:
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> Ben Tisdall wrote:
>> Pardon me, I meant to include this information:
>> bentis at redress3:~$ net rpc -d1 group members "Caseworkers"
>> Password:
>> [2007/05/29 20:53:13, 1] utils/net_rpc.c:run_rpc_command(170)
>>   rpc command function failed! (STATUS_SOME_UNMAPPED)
> First off, it appears that you are just trying to enumerate
> members of a group.  There's no enough context from your
> original post to assume otherwise.

Sorry about that. Things otherwise work as expected but the failure of
the command was puzzling.

> In this case, the output indicates that some accounts
> belonging to the group have most likely been deleted.
> Granted, we shouldn't fail here anyways.  But that's
> pretty much what the error msg in telling you.

Bingo! Somehow my 'amanda' system user had snuck into this group!

Thanks Jerry, fantastic support :)


Ben Tisdall

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