[Samba] auto_private_groups analogue?

Rowland penny rpenny at samba.org
Fri Feb 28 08:03:49 UTC 2020

On 28/02/2020 00:00, Christopher Cox via samba wrote:
> Maybe a workaround?  We use winbind and default domain.  Therefore 
> there are two records from getent if there's a local user with the 
> same name (and different uid).  However, I just did a test creating a 
> local user with the uid from winbind and created the associated 
> group.  So, for my cjcox test user when logged into a shell I get:
> $ id
> uid=16777219(cjcox) gid=16777219(cjcox) 
> groups=16777219(cjcox),16777217(BUILTIN\users), etc...
> and I only get one entry back from gentent passwd.

It sounds like you have a borked setup and I would love to know how you 
are creating a user or group with the same name as an existing one. 
Whenever I try, it fails with something like 'error, user exists'.


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