[Samba] File owner SID instead of name showing for one user

tms3 at tms3.com tms3 at tms3.com
Thu Jul 8 11:45:22 MDT 2010

> Hello,
> I recently migrated all data and user accounts from our old Samba file
> server to a new (Samba 3.4.0 on Unbuntu 9.10) one. Everything is 
> working
> fine except that there is one user whose SID is showing in the "Owner"
> column of Windows Explorer instead of the user name.
> It's not a big problem, but the user is uncomfortable with it and I'd
> like to know why it's happening and how to fix it.

Check for duplicate UID's somewhere.
> Any help would be much appreciated.
> Thanks.
> Greg
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