[Samba] FW: [Bug 11241] different ids even when idmap.ldb copied. not abug..

Björn JACKE bj at SerNet.DE
Thu Apr 30 04:36:16 MDT 2015

On 2015-04-30 at 08:57 +0100 Rowland Penny sent off:
> >this is not a supported thing to do, so this is not a valid bug. winbindd has a
> >different way of caching (investigate gencache for example) entries and this is
> >probably what makes that hack stop working for you with winbindd.
> >
> Hi Louis, no I don't understand what Bjorn is talking about, but then I
> don't think that Bjorn really understands the problem. What if somebody got
> sysvol to replicate, you would quickly end up with a mess, if a policy was
> added on one DC, it would end up being owned by somebody/group on the other
> DC, this is a regression.

I see the problem that you try to solve very well. But when a hack stops
working this is not a regression. There are probably ways to make your hack
work again though. But it still is a (unsupported) hack, which can't be taken
into consideration by Samba in a version update.

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