[Samba] samba 3.5.6, winbindd and getent/id

Christopher Chan christopher.chan at bradbury.edu.hk
Thu Dec 2 18:12:51 MST 2010

On Thursday, December 02, 2010 10:09 PM, Eugene M. Zheganin wrote:
> Hi.
> On 02.12.2010 15:02, Christopher Chan wrote:
>> wbinfo -u/-g should work if the configuration is correct. At least
>> they work for me on 3.5.4.
> Yeah, at least for me it used to work on 3.0.x and 3.4.9. So the
> configuration was correct and I guess it's highly unlikely that it
> became incorrect after an upgrade.

Yeah, since you don't use an ldap backend like i do...

>> What are your idmap settings?
> I guess they are mostly set to default. I also have the
> idmap uid = 20000-30000
> idmap gid = 20000-30000
> settings. I added the
> idmap alloc backend = tdb
> but nothing changed.
> Nothing about idmap except these string in my config file. And this is
> proved to work on earlier versions.

Sigh. I am getting the impression that winbind in 3.5.x is just flaky. I 
hope winbind in 3.6.x will not be this flaky because I suspect I will 
want to have SMB2 support soon.

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