[Samba] 3.6.0 winbind issues

Chris Smith smb_77 at chrissmith.org
Sat Aug 13 08:03:29 MDT 2011

On Fri, Aug 12, 2011 at 10:25 AM, Chris Smith <smb_77 at chrissmith.org> wrote:
> With the standard:
>  idmap config * : backend = tdb
>    no results are returned by getent, and wbinfo does not always
> work, also no winbind_idmap.tdb file is ever created.
> by changing to:
>  idmap config * : backend = rid
> or
>  idmap config * : backend = hash
>    results are obtained but are the same regardless of range (or base_rid).

Turns out that sometimes (during various restarts) results will be
obtained with:
   idmap config * : backend = tdb
However, as previously noted, no winbind_idmap.tdb file is created and
the results are always the same. Basically the "idmap config" settings
seem to have no effect, regardless of type (tdb, rid, hash) or range
the result for 'getent passwd' (when I get one) is always:


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