[Samba] FreeBSD 7.2 domain member problem

Michael Wood esiotrot at gmail.com
Wed Nov 4 23:46:21 MST 2009

2009/11/4 Ivo Karabojkov <ivo at kit-bg.com>:
> I am trying to set a FreeBSD 7.2, Samba 3.3.8 as an AD domain member server.
> I am not using LDAP, but idmap_rid. I have properly configured
> nsswitch.conf.
> Joining to domain and wbinfo -u work OK, but when I try
> pw show user -a
> I get only user accounts of FreeBSD. So, I cannot set owners, ACLs...
> My main source is Samba guide chapter 7:
> http://www.samba.org/samba/docs/man/Samba-Guide/unixclients.html#id2597100
> All tests from Procedure 7.4 of the guide, except getent (eq. to pw show
> user -a) work OK.
> It seems that FreeBSD does not use nsswitch. What should I do or what I am
> missing?

I have no idea what the problem is, but FreeBSD does seem to use nsswitch:

Michael Wood <esiotrot at gmail.com>

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