[Samba] samba 4.8.3 "apply group policy = yes" error

Kacper Wirski kacper.wirski at gmail.com
Tue Jul 3 08:25:31 UTC 2018

All this I know (about idmap.ldb and needing to "sync" for sysvol to 
work properly) and it isn't the issue at hand. The issue is that "apply 
group policy = yes" doesn't seem to work and only creates errors on 
samba start without doing anything, while "samba_gpoupdate -M" works 
just fine.

Original issue still persists.



W dniu 03.07.2018 o 10:17, Rowland Penny via samba pisze:
> On Tue, 3 Jul 2018 08:06:44 +0200
> Kacper Wirski via samba <samba at lists.samba.org> wrote:
>> Hello,
>> I've realised that there was an error on this server, wrong
>> idmap.ldb, 3000002 should be one of the built-in users or groups
>> instead of machine own account. Unfortunately fixing idmap (I
>> imported idmap.ldb from DC with correct mapping) didn't fix my
>> original error, as it still appears each time samba is restarted.
> It isn't actually an error, idmap.ldb allocates ID's on a first come
> basis and you will get different ID's on different Samba DC's.
> When you sync sysvol between DC's, you also need to sync idmap.ldb.
> Rowland

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