[Samba] winbindd losing track of RFC2307 UIDs

Rowland Penny rpenny at samba.org
Tue Oct 4 15:49:18 UTC 2016

On Tue, 4 Oct 2016 17:31:37 +0200
Achim Gottinger via samba <samba at lists.samba.org> wrote:

> Well i'd expect it behaves like windows unless otherwise mentioned. I 
> can not find the word netbios (domain name) in the man page. It uses
> the netbios name in the example but that does not imply the realm can
> not be used. :-)

NETBios domain name = what ever you call your workgroup or domain, it
is what Microsoft calls it.
realm = domain name

> It is also not mentioned in the idmap section of man smb.conf. And
> under the realm section the docs say " The realm is used as the ADS
> equivalent of the NT4 domain.".

I will have a look at this.

> And finaly using the realm seems to work because at first samba picks 
> the rfc uid's for the domain user. I wonder if the OP still has
> interest to fix this issue however.

He has fixed it by doing what I suggested in the first place ;-)


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