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

Achim Gottinger achim at ag-web.biz
Thu Apr 30 04:55:28 MDT 2015

Hi Louis, Björn and Rowland,

Am 30.04.2015 um 08:09 schrieb L.P.H. van Belle:
> Please read the reported bug and bjorn answer.. which does not help any to a solution of fix, or explenation.
> But the big question now is, does someone somewhere know what bjorn is talking about.
> i did search for "gencache" but no go here..
> just from old documentation.
> https://www.samba.org/samba/docs/man/Samba-HOWTO-Collection/tdb.html
> gencache.tdb  Generic caching database.
> Greetz,
> Louis
> -----Oorspronkelijk bericht-----
> Van: samba-bugs at samba.org [mailto:samba-bugs at samba.org]
> Verzonden: woensdag 29 april 2015 17:51
> Aan: L.P.H. van Belle
> Onderwerp: [Bug 11241] different ids even when idmap.ldb copied.
> https://bugzilla.samba.org/show_bug.cgi?id=11241
> Björn Jacke <bj at sernet.de> changed:
>             What    |Removed                     |Added
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------------
>           Resolution|---                         |INVALID
>               Status|NEW                         |RESOLVED
> --- Comment #1 from Björn Jacke <bj at sernet.de> ---
> 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.

A quick internet search for gecache led me to an list of ldb files 
It's from the old samba docs, in there is an file called 
winbndd_idmap.tdb mentioned, can it be this is the place where winbindd 
stores xid mappings? I do not have an running 4.2 instance here for testing.

Have an good day,

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