[Samba] Man page for idmap_rid

Rowland Penny rpenny at samba.org
Tue Aug 9 18:35:12 UTC 2016

On Tue, 9 Aug 2016 15:21:53 -0300
francis picabia via samba <samba at lists.samba.org> wrote:

> On Tue, Aug 9, 2016 at 3:00 PM, Rowland Penny via samba <
> samba at lists.samba.org> wrote:

> Now we *can* have a Unix user in AD?

Well sort of, you can 'extend' a Windows user by adding RFC2307
attributes and this will make (as far as the Unix OS is concerned) the
user a Unix user 

> I'm not sure which of the three statements has any meaning.  I don't
> know if English is your native language, but there are differences in
> truth logic in the three ways the statement on user mapping support
> has been made.

Well, my native language probably was something along the lines of
'goo-goo-gagga', but then I learnt English and have been speaking it
for the last 60 years, but thanks for pointing out my supposed mistakes.

> I've been working with the third statement being true and exercising
> the rid option.

Can I suggest you put it back, or add the RFC2307 attributes and use
the winbind 'ad' backend instead.


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