[Samba] Solaris 9 Winbind "ls -l" hangs - group mapping
Kevan.Gibbings at partner.saicmotor.co.uk
Thu Nov 22 17:35:40 GMT 2007
OS Solaris 5.9 (9) Generic_122300-13 (clean build)
nscd daemon has been disabled and is not running
No NIS or NISPLUS
Samba Version 3.0.26a
Complied using the following options --with-acl-support -with-winbind
smbd, nmbd & winbind daemons are all started
workgroup = MTCB2
security = domain
log level = 3
log file = /usr/local/samba/var/samba.log.%U
max log size = 20000
ldap ssl = no
wins server = 172.26.175.1
dns proxy = yes
name resolve order = wins bcast host
idmap uid = 10000-20000
idmap gid = 1000-2000
winbind enum users = yes
winbind enum groups = yes
template homedir = /usr/people/winnt/%D/%U
template shell = /bin/csh
comment = Data
path = /data
valid users = @"MTCB2\domain users"
browseable = yes
available = yes
read only = No
Requirement: Use winbind to authenticate XP clients.
Domain Windows 2003 (Domain functional level 2000 native)
passwd: files winbind
group: files winbind
I have complied configured and installed Samba on a test network. I have
joined the samba server as a domain member on to the Windows 2003 domain
and I can list all the users and groups in the domain using wbinfo -u
and groups using wbinfo -g. I can also list all the users using "getent
passwd" but when I run the command "getent group" I only get one of the
domain groups returned.
I can logon to an XP client access the shares on the Samba server and
create files, folders etc. I can list these file on the UNIX server
using "ls" but if I try and use "ls -l" the command just hangs. Also
"smbstatus" hands if there are any files open.
If I remove the winbind from the group entry in the nsswitch.conf file
then I can list the contents of the folders, obviously the group names
do not appear but the domain usernames do. I can then also get a from
"smbstatus" again all group name a shown as there mapped ID
Authentication is very quick, there just seems to be a problem with
I followed the instructions on this web page to install and configure.
Other tests carried out
smbclient -L hostname
nmblookup -B ip_addr __SAMBA__
nmblookup -N ip_addre "*"
nmlookup -M DOMAIN
The gid range does not clash with existing groups and I cannot see any
errors in the log files.
All give normal output.
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