[Samba] Winbind / Samba auth problem after username change

Rowland Penny rpenny at samba.org
Thu Sep 8 07:51:08 UTC 2016

On Thu, 8 Sep 2016 07:43:23 +0000
Julian Zielke <jzielke at next-level-integration.com> wrote:

> Good morning folks,
> well first of all thank you very much for the help from all of you
> guys. Really appreciate that. I discussed the case with my department
> and we all came to the conclusion that migrating the old machines to
> sssd would be less time consuming rather than analyzing what has
> corrupted the old database. Probably in the end a database rebuild
> would be necessary anyway so I wrote a small bash script which
> transforms the old authentication method to sssd. Already tested it
> and it works perfectly fine. Makes sense to migrate all machines to
> one authentication method anyway.

Well if it works with sssd, it proves there is nothing wrong with your
AD, so it must have been something wrong with your Unix client set up.


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