[Samba] winbind bug?

steve steve at steve-ss.com
Wed Mar 26 16:17:55 MDT 2014

On Wed, 2014-03-26 at 16:31 -0500, Doug Tucker wrote:
> OK, I have isolated it.  And it is related to the unix id number.  I've 
> googled and I can't find anything.  Is there a limitation in winbind or 
> bug maybe?  Any unix user with a unix id greater than 11000 cannot map 
> their own home directories on windows 7.  To verify it wasn't some 
> anomaly, I took a user that could map their home that had a unix id of 
> 3033.  I then changed the id to 15367 (changed permissions on the unix 
> side to match) and wallah, same issue.  The user could no longer map 
> their home directory.  I have about 2000 or so unix id's that are 
> affected (though many don't map drives).

4.1.4 file server without winbind works OK with 15367. All our uids are
over 3000000. All map z:\ to their home directory both on xp and w7.
Maybe something in smb.conf changed between 3.0 and 3.6?

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