[Samba] Re: problem with sambaNextRid (WAS: updating samba/ldap: do I need new attributes?)

Adam Williams awilliam at mdah.state.ms.us
Wed Mar 25 14:44:28 GMT 2009

here usually the person's username is also their computer name.  for 
instance, ou=People contains their username and their UID.  then in 
ou=Computers for the computer they are on, the computer will have the 
same username, and the UID is the UID from people + 10000.

Thierry Lacoste wrote:
> I was talking about SID calculation for machine accounts upon domain 
> joining.
> What is the relation that you have between SID and UID for a given 
> machine?
> Can you handcraft this relation?

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