[Samba] Problem using local groups when winbind is running

David Mitchell mitchell at ucar.edu
Fri Sep 25 09:24:11 MDT 2009

On Sep 24, 2009, at 4:34 PM, Adam Nielsen <adam.nielsen at uq.edu.au>  

>> My problem comes when I install the 'winbind' package in order to get
>> access to ntlm_auth. Once winbindd is running, my local group
>> authentication no longer works.
> What does your /etc/nsswitch.conf say?  Mine says:
> passwd:      compat winbind
> shadow:      compat
> group:       compat winbind

I just list compat. I have no reference to winbind in my nsswitch.conf.

-David Mitchell

> And local groups can be interchanged with AD groups.  We don't have  
> any
> AD users or groups in /etc/passwd or /etc/group though.
> Cheers,
> Adam.
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