[Samba] Unix users/groups and the Windows ACL editor

Victor Sudakov vas at mpeks.tomsk.su
Mon Feb 27 18:53:54 MST 2012

TAKAHASHI Motonobu wrote:


> > > And if you see an user as "Unix User\foo", the user is not mapped to a
> > > Samba user. If an user is mapped to a Samba user, then you see the user
> > > as "COMPUTERNAME\foo" in your Security tab.
> > 
> > All my domain users are mapped to Unix users by samba, e.g. a
> > DOMAIN\foo user is mapped to the Unix user "foo". 
> > 
> > Are you talking about some other mapping? Could you please elaborate?
> You said:
> > Windows GUI ACL editor Security tab shows multiple users ...
> > as "Unix User\joe" ...
> I pointed that if you see users whose name is like "Unix User\joe"
> style, that user is not mapped to the Samba user yet.

Then how do I map "Unix User\joe" to a Samba user?

Thank you for your patience :)

Victor Sudakov,  VAS4-RIPE, VAS47-RIPN
sip:sudakov at sibptus.tomsk.ru

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