[Samba] Problem with one User after upgrade to 4.5.0

Rowland Penny rpenny at samba.org
Tue Oct 11 07:20:52 UTC 2016

On Mon, 10 Oct 2016 22:18:58 -0600
"Paul R. Ganci via samba" <samba at lists.samba.org> wrote:

> On 10/09/2016 09:50 PM, Paul R. Ganci via samba wrote:
> > I only have a two accounts (not counting the Administrator account) 
> > and 3 groups that maybe I care about so changing gidNumbers and/or 
> > uidNumbers should not be too big a deal. But I am not convinced
> > that is going to fix anything.
> After much anguish I finally found the problem. I had copied the 
> smb.conf from one client to the new one. But I didn't change the
> netbios name parameter in the new client's smb.conf. After I joined
> the domain with the new client all kinds of bad things began to
> happen of which this was just the tip of the iceberg. Things are good
> again.

You do not have to specify the netbios name on a domain member.


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