[Samba] conceptual question regarding file ownership and uid

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Tue Nov 4 03:16:30 GMT 2008

On Mon, Nov 03, 2008 at 06:59:01PM -0800, Kent Tong wrote:
> Hi,
> For a samba member server s1 that uses the built-in user mapping (ie, no
> winbind), if a domain
> user DOM\u1 creates a file on the server, it will be owned by the local u1
> user on the server,
> right? What if a user is using explorer on a Windows client to view its
> ownership, will it appear
> as s1\u1 or DOM\u1?
> How to ensure that it is the latter?

Run winbindd.

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