[Samba] Samba, id, uid, Active Directory and CentOS 5

TAKAHASHI Motonobu monyo at monyo.com
Fri Dec 17 08:41:37 MST 2010

2010/12/17 Scott Ehrlich <srehrlich at gmail.com>:
> I have some CentOS 5 systems that are part of an Active Directory
> Windows 2003 domain (using natively configured files - not likewise
> open).

> Might a shell script of some kind help convert my uid from 10000 to
> 123456?   It should not be static calculation, since anyone logging in
> to that system should have their id equal the numeric portion of their
> username, and the numeric part may be a smaller value than 10000.
> The numeric part of the username matches no part of the SID from Windows.

As I mentioned before,  using wbinfo --set-uid-mapping command (with Winbind)
or net idmap restore command, you will (re)assign an uid to a Windows user

TAKAHASHI Motonobu <monyo at samba.gr.jp>

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