[Samba] ACL changes on Samba NT 4.0 Member Server

Eric Diven eric.diven at edsiohio.com
Mon Nov 5 17:55:15 GMT 2007

Not neccessarily, console login is controlled by PAM, not winbind.  If
you haven't set up PAM (and you shouldn't need to for just setting up a
file share), you won't be able to log in at the console (or by ssh,

I'm still fighting this on my side as well, for what it's worth.  If I
figure it out, I'll let you know.  When I try to add an entry to the
ACL, I get the same error, but in the logs I see an error about not
being able to set the access rights into the Unix security model.  The
error I get is "Too many ACE entries for file to convert to posix
perms."  If you're seeing that too, we might be on to something.

I am seeing it consistently across Solaris and CentOS, so I'm guessing
this isn't a platform related issue for either of us.

Good luck.


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Subject: Re: [Samba] ACL changes on Samba NT 4.0 Member Server


    I seemed to have pinpointed the problem down to an authentication

wbinfo -a CPDOM+admin%password
plaintext password authentication succeeded challenge/reponse password
authentication succeeded

su CPDOM+admin
su: incorrect password

Any ideas?

John Drescher wrote:
> On 11/2/07, Hans-Wilhelm Heisinger <wheisinger at semcowindows.com>
>>  I'm not really sure what I'm looking for or which log file the error

>> would present it's self in.  Anyways below is a my "shot in the dark"
> This is the right file but I don't see an error.
> Hopefully someone else can help.
> John
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