[Samba] Samba4.6 - Groups creation/import fails

Rowland Penny rpenny at samba.org
Fri Jun 8 13:43:19 UTC 2018

On Fri, 8 Jun 2018 15:36:18 +0200
Julien TEHERY via samba <samba at lists.samba.org> wrote:

> Hello,
> Actually migrating users/groups from samba3 to samba4 (in a separate 
> domaine), i succeeded in importing users/gruops and their attributes.
> But For a reason i don't know some (a few) groups are not being
> created, and i get this error:
> "Failed to create group "MYGROUP" - samldb: Account name 
> (sAMAccountName) 'MYGROUP' already in use! "
> Searching in ADUC no such group exists.
> Searching with "wbinfo -g" either

Yes, but does 'getent group MYGROUP' show anything ?
Or is there a user called 'MYGROUP' ?


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