[Samba] template homedir and idmap_ad

Jonathan Buzzard jonathan at buzzard.me.uk
Fri May 4 10:07:56 MDT 2012

On Sat, 2012-05-05 at 00:34 +0900, TAKAHASHI Motonobu wrote:
> From: Jonathan Buzzard <jonathan at buzzard.me.uk>
> Date: Thu, 03 May 2012 15:01:15 +0100
> > Some empirical testing shows that if I am using the idmap_ad module the 
> > template homedir parameter in smb.conf is ignored. I would just like to 
> > determine if this is the correct behaviour or if I am doing something wrong.
> > 
> > JAB.
> What version of Samba do you use?

Using the Samba3x packages from CentOS 5.8 so 3.5.10-0.109

>  And how have you set "winbind nss info" parameter.
> In recently Samba3, this parameter determines if "template homedir"
> parameter is used or not. idmap_ad module determines where the UID and
> GID are retrieved.

Ah now I see, I had it set to "winbind nss info = rfc2307". Removed and
the template homedir now works.


Jonathan A. Buzzard                 Email: jonathan (at) buzzard.me.uk
Fife, United Kingdom.

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