[Samba] Allow user without uidNumber to access to a Samba member file server

Rowland Penny rpenny at samba.org
Wed Mar 15 13:17:49 UTC 2017

On Wed, 15 Mar 2017 14:23:23 +0200
Arnaud Cruzel via samba <samba at lists.samba.org> wrote:

> Hi everybody,
> I have a samba server member for file sharing configured like below. 
> Domains controllers are on samba too. 
> Every servers are on samba 4.5.3.
> When I created the domain I activated rfc2307.
> Now I think rfc2307 was a bad idea...

You could use the winbind 'rid' backend instead, this will mean that
your users will get different 'IDs', so you will have to change the
ownership of any files and directories stored on the fileserver.

You will also have to use 'template' lines in smb.conf for Unix home
dirs and shell.


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