[Samba] Samba with Winbind Doesn't See New AD Groups

Rowland penny rpenny at samba.org
Wed Oct 16 19:04:42 UTC 2019

On 16/10/2019 19:37, Ralph Boehme via samba wrote:
> On 10/16/19 8:10 PM, Bill Riner wrote:
>> I am logged in as root to one of the clustered Samba servers.  Normally when a group is added to AD, it shows up using
>> # getent -s winbind group {group_name}
>> In this case, the group Drug_Discovery_Team_Meetings exists in AD, but I don’t see it using getent.
> re-login that user over SMB.
> -slow
I do not think that will help, root may be able to login over SMB and 
should be able to use getent to display the groups info.

The OP states that idmap is working, but, until he posts his smb.conf, 
we do not know if it is working correctly and what winbind backend he is 
using, this could have a bearing.


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