[Samba] Samba 4, where is wbinfo 'info' stored?

steve steve at steve-ss.com
Mon Feb 13 12:03:44 MST 2012

On 02/13/2012 07:53 PM, Gémes Géza wrote:
> Hi,
> See comments/questions below:
>> Hi
>> When I type this:
>> getent passwd steve6
>> steve6:*:3000015:3000016:steve6:/home/CACTUS/steve6:/bin/bash
>> I can see that the info is coming from LDAP by looking at the ldif for
>> cn=steve6
> What is your /etc/nsswitch.conf file like?
passwd files ldap
group files ldap
>> When I type this:
>> wbinfo -i steve6
>> CACTUS\steve6:*:3000015:3000016::/home/CACTUS/steve6:/bin/false
> Is this on the samba4 box?
> wbinfo is the samba4 wbinfo or a samba3 one?
samba4 box
wbinfo = samba4 No s3 installed on this box.
>> Where is the info coming from now?
>> Thanks,
>> Steve
> Regards
> Geza
Everything is OK. Login and uid:gid mapping are fine on both Linux and 
win7 clients. I'm just trying to script all this from the Linux side 
without having to tie up a win7 box to do it.

The other thread explains why I know there must be a difference between 
wbinfo and getent:

Re: [Samba] samba-tool set default group

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