[Samba] Any news on Samba 4 winbind?

steve steve at steve-ss.com
Wed Feb 8 02:33:16 MST 2012

On 02/08/2012 09:43 AM, steve wrote:
> Hi
> I have nfs4 with idmapd working perfectly via the S4 LDAP. For Linux 
> clients that is. I can specify uid:gid and name mapping works fine 
> between server and client. If I want to map the Linux users to a 
> windows 7 box, I'm stuck with the values that winbind allocates when I 
> create the samba4 user i.e. everyone has to have a uid of 100 ***if 
> they want a choice of workstation:(
> The last thing I want to appear to be is demanding. I just wanted to 
> know if there were any workarounds available so I could use nfs on the 
> linux side but keep the uid:gid I had added to LDAP on the windows side.
> Thanks,
> Steve
*** correction: gid of 100
IOW the uid:gid that wbinfo -i <username> gives you.

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