[Samba] winbind bug?

Doug Tucker tuckerd at lyle.smu.edu
Thu Mar 27 08:10:32 MDT 2014

Thanks Steve.  The fact that local users work fine with high unix ID's 
really stinks that this is a winbind bug of some sort.


Doug Tucker

On 03/26/2014 05:17 PM, steve wrote:
> 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).
> Hi
> 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?
> Cheers,
> Steve

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