[Samba] Strange access problem after changing grout id number - SOLVED

Götz Reinicke - IT-Koordinator goetz.reinicke at filmakademie.de
Wed Oct 27 03:16:56 MDT 2010

Hey again,

I found the error: I changed the GID nuber for the group most users
belong to, but did not assigned that new GID to the users ....

Everything is working again.


Am 27.10.10 09:44, schrieb Götz Reinicke - IT-Koordinator:
> Hi,
> I do have a strange problem:
> I changed the group ID number for a user group and changed all files and
> directories on the filesystem too, so it maches the new ID.
> Now I - as a member of that group - can only access some shares, e.g. my
> home share, but no other share belonging to that group like I could before.
> The error message is, that I do not have the permisson to access that share.
> Any idea, what I might have missed?
> I restarted samba, wibind and removed all files in /var/cache/samba/*
> OS RH EL 5.5, samba3x-3.3.8-0.52.el5_5.2.
> Thanks a lot for any suggestion!!!
> 	Best regards,
> 		Götz

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