[Samba] GID mappings of built-in groups when addin additional dc

Achim Gottinger achim at ag-web.biz
Sun Oct 2 09:45:15 UTC 2016

Am 02.10.2016 um 08:20 schrieb Trenta sis via samba:
> Hi,
> I have a samba 4.4.5 AD domain and is working perfect, but now I need to
> add a second samba 4 AD, I have found that in
> https://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Join_an_additional_Samba_DC_to_an_existing_Active_Directory
> is detailed the correct steps, my question is about step related with
> winbind (tdbbackup) builtin groups, appears a message "*NOTE: Only do this
> if you are running a version of Samba before 4.2.0 or are using the
> built-in winbind.*" but I'm not sure if in my environment I have to make
> this step.
> I have installed and configured samba 4.4.5 from sources and only added
> https://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Setup_Samba_as_an_AD_Domain_Member#libnss_winbind
> https://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Libnss_winbind_links
> In my environment is needed tdbbackup when you adds second dc?
> Thanks
The step "GID mapping of build-in groups" is still required with 4.4.5, 
no matter if you use winbind or winbindd.

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