[Samba] New users not visible within webmin

Kari Kostamo kari at gvsjobs.com
Wed Aug 26 23:11:45 UTC 2015

I have recently upgraded samba to 3.6.23-9.el5_11 and have noticed all 
new users created can not be seen with using the samba config tool 
within CentOS or within the samba webmin module.

I can manually log in and look the account information within the 
smbpasswd file and can query it using pdbedit.

I need to be able to edit this information from within the webmin module 
as there are a number of people that create/modify/delete accounts on 
the server.

I have tried converting the password file into the tdbsam backend with 
the same results, only some of the accounts are visible within either 
the webmin module or directly using the samba config tool within centos.

There are over 5000 accounts with only a fraction of them visible.

Any help on where I can look for a resolution would be helpful.


Kari Kostamo
WorkBC Employment Services Centre
Global Vocational Services Inc.
301 - 80 Station Street
Duncan, BC V9L 1M4
250-748-9880 (office)
250-746-8986 (fax)
Kari at GVSJobs.com <mailto:kari at GVSJobs.com>
www.GVSJobs.com <http://gvsjobs.com/>


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