[Samba] samba_upgradedns returned an error "Unable to find uid/gid for Domain Admins "
rpenny at samba.org
Tue Feb 2 20:09:29 UTC 2016
On 02/02/16 19:42, Denis Cardon wrote:
> To be picky on the terms, I'd say that the Windows equivalent of the
> root user would be "Local System". Administrator account is some kind
> of a super sudoers on modern version of Windows (cf. UAC and al.), and
> still there are many things that you cannot do unless going with
> "Local System".
You are probably correct in what you are saying when it comes to
windows, but we are talking Unix here and a Samba DC maps
'Administrator' to the Unix 'root' user
> And concerning domain member user mapping, some security ayatollah
> might even say that you should not use "domain admins" accounts for
> anything else than AD maintenance, and urge you to use less privileged
> account with some extra local privileges to do domain members
But then a windows domain member != Samba Unix domain member.
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