[Samba] Upgraded a member server to 4.8, rfc2307 data?

Rowland Penny rpenny at samba.org
Thu Sep 6 12:52:21 UTC 2018

On Thu, 6 Sep 2018 14:33:39 +0200
Marco Gaiarin via samba <samba at lists.samba.org> wrote:

> Mandi! Rowland Penny via samba
>   In chel di` si favelave...
> > > 'samba-tool' check/enforce that? Or belong to the user?
> > Not sure I understand what you are asking ;-)
> samba-tool do something to have that coherence, eg that:
> 	primaryGroupID: 513

The above is set by AD, '513' is the RID for 'Domain Users', never
change this.

> 	gidNumber: 10513

This is set by by the sysadmin by adding 10000 to the RID, but there is
no need to do this, you could use '10000'
> point to the same group? 

Very probably.

>Or is is totally responsability of sysadmin
> to set primaryGroupID and gidNumber accordingly?

Yes to responsibility.
No to PrimaryGroupID
yes to gidNumber


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