[Samba] Samba 4 two DCs no matching UID/GID

steve steve at steve-ss.com
Fri Dec 12 02:19:07 MST 2014

On 12/12/14 07:10, Tim wrote:
> Am 11. Dezember 2014 23:25:58 MEZ, schrieb steve <steve at steve-ss.com>:
>> On 11/12/14 23:15, Tim wrote:
>>> Thanks Steve,
>>> I will have a look at it. I think it's important to sync the
>> idmap.ldb
>>> limits
>> It isn't important. The limits are the same on all DCs, even if you
>> have
>> not copied the idmap database anywhere else. All you need to do is
>> write
>> the uidNumber and the gidNumber to the DN of your new users and groups.
>> There are many ways of keeping track of
>> what-the-next-uidNumber-should-be, which I think is your real problem.
> Can you give an example? Sounds interesting and would really help.
On way.
Turn on enumeration.
getent passwd and redirect to a file. read each line, cut the 3rd field 
(':' is the delimiter) and append to a second file. Find the biggest 
number and then add 1.
There are as many ways as people using rfc2307...

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