[Samba] BUILTIN\Administrators - failed to call wbcSidToUid: WBC_ERR_DOMAIN_NOT_FOUND

Rowland Penny rpenny at samba.org
Wed Sep 6 10:07:13 UTC 2017

On Wed, 06 Sep 2017 11:24:17 +0200
Jiří Černý via samba <samba at lists.samba.org> wrote:

>> I feel this all has something to do with the classicupgrade, the
>> command works for me, does 'wbinfo --sid-to-gid="S-1-5-32-544"'
>> work ?

> Yes. Take a look:wbinfo --sid-to-gid="S-1-5-32-544"
> 15538wbinfo --gid-info=15538
> BUILTIN\administrators:x:15538:
>> I haven't received it yet, but will examine and comment on it when
>> I do.I sent it to <rpenny at samba.org>, so I hope that antispam
>> filters do their job not so hard;) 

>> Yes, but is this set on the
>> computers object in sam.ldb as a gidNumber or in idmap.ldb as a
>> xidNumber ?

> I mean in ADUC, i didn't inspected databases. I was NIS
> domain and GIDs in UNIX Attributes tab of ADUC.
> So it was definetely gidNumber. Stored propably in sam.ldb.

If you don't have any Unix machine (other than the Samba AD DC) you do
not need any uidNumber or gidNumber attributes in AD.

> Is enough to just set NIS domnain to <none> in ADUC to "clear" GID at
> groups/users which shouldn't have it?

No, sorry that will not work.

>> A gidNumber can be used on any Unix machine in the domain, a
>> xidNumber will only be used on the DC. 

> Finally I got it. Forgive me, sometimes it takes quite long time than
> my brain assembles all information together:D

No problem


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