[Samba] Nested Group control doesn't work

Jonathan S. Fisher jonathan at springventuregroup.com
Mon Dec 14 16:07:41 UTC 2015

Thanks, that's extremely helpful. I searched but wasn't able to find that
bug report.... Just to clarify, there are no known workarounds, correct?

*Jonathan S. Fisher*
*VP - Information Technology*
*Spring Venture Group*

On Sat, Dec 12, 2015 at 10:06 PM, Andrew Bartlett <abartlet at samba.org>

> On Sat, 2015-12-12 at 10:25 -0600, Jonathan S. Fisher wrote:
> > Hey guys,
> >
> > We can perform this LDAP query against Windows Server 2012 no
> > problem, but
> > against samba it's failing:
> >
> > (&(sAMAccountName={0})(memberOf:1.2.840.113556.1.4.1941:=CN=graylog_u
> > sers,OU=Applications,OU=Groups,DC=ad,DC=corp,DC=xxx,DC=com))
> >
> > Is that "nested group" tree control
> > (memberOf:1.2.840.113556.1.4.1941:)
> > supported? If not, is there a better way to design this ldap search
> > so it
> > supports nested groups?
> No, it is not currently supported.  It made it into Samba master, but
> was reverted due to a crash bug pointed out on:
> https://bugzilla.samba.org/show_bug.cgi?id=10493
> We hope to return it for 4.4.
> Andrew Bartlett
> --
> Andrew Bartlett                       http://samba.org/~abartlet/
> Authentication Developer, Samba Team  http://samba.org
> Samba Developer, Catalyst IT
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