[Samba] net rpc user add produces duplicate SID
gsscholz at gmail.com
Thu Jan 21 07:28:43 MST 2010
Sebastian Scholz <gsscholz <at> gmail.com> writes:
> Sebastian Scholz <gsscholz <at> gmail.com> writes:
> > I moved the domain SID and the local SID to the new pdc and filled the ldap
> > directory with all users and machines from the old machine. I can access
> > the smb via smbclient, id user works and getent passwd, etc.
> > BUT when I try to add a new user with
> > # net rpc user add newusername
> > the user gets a SID which is already used by a machine account. The command
> > responds with "Faild to add user 'newusername' with: No such user."
> > # pdbedit -L
> > reports this user and this machine account with ldapsam_getsampwsid: More
> > than one user with SID [S-1-5-21....]. Failing. count=2. Deleting the user
> > with
> > # net rpc user delete newusername
> > works.
> Hi List
> the same actually happens when I add a new machine to the domain with
> net dom join
> Can I change the SID/RID somehow after adding a new account or is there a
> way to tell net to start from a different RID?
I hot fixed the problem for me by adding and deleting a dummy user a couple of
# for i in `seq 0 50 ` ; do
# net rpc user add username -U root%geheim
# net rpc user delete username -U root%geheim
but I still guess this is a bug in the net command.
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