[Samba] Making Linux and domain users the same

Michael DePaulo mikedep333 at gmail.com
Fri Mar 8 11:48:39 MST 2013

Can somebody confirm that idmap_nss works on Samba4 in AD DC mode?

If nobody can, I can test it on my Samba 4.0.3 machine. Currently I'm
editing idmap.ldb to map domain users to local unix users.

FYI, here is the current manpage:

On Thu, Mar 7, 2013 at 5:16 AM, Tris Mabbs
<TM-Samba201302 at firstgrade.co.uk>wrote:

> Hiya Phil,
> Thanks for the thanks, and you're most welcome :-)  Even if it didn't
> provide you with a solution, hopefully it gave you some insight into what
> was going on.
> I'm really glad the simpler solution worked, and equally glad you've now
> got it all working - well done.
> Now just remember not to turn off NIS :-)
> Cheers,
> Tris.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Phil [mailto:org-samba at freed.com]
> Sent: 06 March 2013 10:14
> To: Tris Mabbs
> Cc: samba
> Subject: Re: [Samba] Making Linux and domain users the same
> Thanks once again, Tris.  As you see from the previous message, it turns
> out that there was a simple method to get what I needed.  But I still
> appreciate your help, and the time you took to describe a complex solution
> in careful detail.
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