[Samba] domain users "primary group" does not take effect in UNIX attributes (NIS)
L.P.H. van Belle
belle at bazuin.nl
Thu Oct 30 01:47:15 MDT 2014
>>Whatever I do choose as "primary group" for a user in the [UNIX Attributes] tab, it does *not take effect*. Is this a >> known bug?
What did you set as the "primairy group on the "Member of" Tab?
Thats the group hou need to set.
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>Verzonden: donderdag 30 oktober 2014 1:18
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>Onderwerp: [Samba] domain users "primary group" does not take
>effect in UNIX attributes (NIS)
>using AD with rfc2307 provisioned and NIS extensions are
>available. In ADUC tool I choose the group "Domain Admins" and
>click on the [UNIX Attributes] tab. I activate it for my
>domain and choose the GID=500. When I execute on my member
>server "net cache flush && getent group 500" I get the result
>So far so good, that means that domain group is available on
>the member server. Here's an output of "getent passwd"...
>Looks correct, the user "johndoe" has uid=500 and gid=40000.
>The gid 40000 is "domain users".
>Now I want to change some UNIX attributes of that particular
>user. I open ADUC tool, choose that user "johndoe", click on
>the [UNIX Attributes] tab and make following changes there:
>Primary Group=Domain Admins
>Then I apply these settings and on the member server I do a
>restart of the winbind service and check the results of
>"getent passwd" ...
>The shell and home were applied correctly, but why doesn't the
>"primary group" take effect ??? I would expect a line like that...
>I have tried with other groups, too but without success.
>Whatever I do choose as "primary group" for a user in the
>[UNIX Attributes] tab, it does *not take effect*. Is this a known bug?
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