[Samba] On linux clients: how do you add domain users to local
drescherjm at gmail.com
Sun Aug 3 21:31:51 GMT 2008
On Sun, Aug 3, 2008 at 1:47 PM, Jeff LePage <Jeff.LePage at asg.com> wrote:
> Regular desktop users on ubuntu are members of these groups: adm,dialout,cdrom,floppy,audio,dip,video,plugdev,fuse
> Membership in these groups allows access to various important things.
> When my domain users log in their primary group is set to domainusers, because that's what group I put them in on the samba server. More to the point I set up a groupmap so that samba transmits this info to the client machine.
> Question: how do I set things up so that the members of domainusers will also be members of the other groups?
> If I try to simply add the domain users to the local groups, I get an error: no such user.
> If I create the corresponding groups on the samba server and groupmap them, won't that cause conflicts?
It sounds like you did not setup /etc/nsswitch.conf
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