[Samba] Winbind group membership not updating

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Fri Sep 29 16:20:13 UTC 2017

On Tue, Sep 26, 2017 at 02:50:20PM +0200, Malte zu Klampen via samba wrote:
> On 26/09/17 11:53, Rowland Penny via samba wrote:
> > I don't think you can work around this, I am fairly sure if you try
> > this against a windows server, you would get the same result, unless
> > the user logs out, they will still think they are members of the group
> > and will get access.
> > 
> > Rowland
> > 
> ...huh. Yes, of course. I was fixated on the *NIX side and didn't think how
> Windows behaves in this situation.
> Well, I am happy to report that Samba behaves exactly like Windows in this
> regard. It still vexes me that I can't find a way to boot users off a share
> they shouldn't have access to anymore, but I guess that's less of a Samba
> problem and more of a problem best solved with a File Share Access
> Compliance Squad convincing people to log off once in a while...

Doesn't smbcontrol close-share do what you want here ?

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