[Samba] winbind: How to map Administrator to "root" on AD member server

steve steve at steve-ss.com
Mon Feb 17 10:06:07 MST 2014

On Mon, 2014-02-17 at 12:24 +0100, Björn JACKE wrote:
> On 2014-02-17 at 10:42 +0000 Rowland Penny sent off:
> > This is why I asked if the problem is just with your setup, for
> > instance, you could try turning off nscd, in my opinion this is
> > probably where your problem lies, not in samba.
> nscd is not a "problem", nscd is usually recommended to use, also with winbind
> setups, it can change the behaviour of nsswitch though for setups with double
> assigned user names and uid numbers are always problem. Even if in your setup
> you see no problems, everybody should take care not to have double assigned
> uids around.
> Björn

nscd is a _huge_ problem. By all meant turn it back on. Later, when you
have solved the uid problem. NEVER debug with nscd active.

More information about the samba mailing list