[Samba] Back with my UID problems

John Yocum jtyocum at uw.edu
Thu Feb 26 15:35:27 MST 2015

On 02/26/2015 02:31 PM, Brett Wynkoop wrote:
> On Wed, 25 Feb 2015 19:48:07 +0000
> Rowland Penny <rowlandpenny at googlemail.com> wrote:
>> As for creating users & groups, samba 4 comes with 'samba-tool' for
>> more info on this, run 'samba-tool --help' or 'samba-tool user add
>> --help', you can also run 'man samba-tool'
>> Rowland
> Nothing in the samba-tool man page speaks to setting a specific UID for
> a specific USER.  Please show me the passage in the samba-tool docs
> that speak to this.  I am on 4.1.17.
> I could be wrong, but I believe I am finding documentation bugs and
> shortcomings.  It would make sense for the project to fix documentation
> if it leaves systems staff uninformed after reading it.
> Thank you.
> -Brett

It's documented within samba-tool's builtin help... "samba-tool user add
--help" will show that info. I do agree that info should be in the man
page, and may in fact be in there with 4.2.

John Yocum, Systems Administrator, DEOHS

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