[Samba] adduser is contacting the AD server?

vishesh kumar linuxtovishesh at gmail.com
Thu Nov 12 01:34:34 MST 2009

Look at /etc/nsswitch.conf

On 11/12/09, RobertoBouza at bayviewassetmanagement.com
<RobertoBouza at bayviewassetmanagement.com> wrote:
> Hello,
> I'm just wondering if someone stumble upon this. We are trying to create a
> local account but it looks like the adduser script is contacting the AD
> server for some reason and saying that the user "already exists" when it
> doesn't locally.
> Is there a way to disable adduser to contact AD or something similar?
> Thank you.
> [root at server01~]# adduser user01
> adduser: user user01 exists
> [root at server01 ~]#
> user01 exists on AD but not on the local machine. I try removing winbind
> from the nsswitch.conf but that locks me out.
> Roberto Bouza
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