[Samba] (properly formatted) Re: adman howto ? and is it safe to apply
sergio at serjux.com
Thu Jan 23 04:59:59 UTC 2020
On Wed, 2020-01-22 at 23:05 -0500, Jonathon Reinhart wrote:
> > security = ads, backend = ad is working !!!
> > but I don't have the bultin Administrator, can I add the
> > Administrator
> > ?
> Per Rowland's advice, Administrator should *not* be assigned a
> uidNumber. I don't claim to fully understand why.
OK , I made some confusion , I see now that Administrator user is
working now, so no need further ids :)
> > other thing all user have the same gidNumber, even user from
> > OU=Admins
> > ... , is this supposed to be like this ?
> Adman first assigns a gidNumber to all of your groups.
with `wbinfo -r user` and with `wbinfo --gid-info=gid` I see that users
have several groups , i.e. is working !
Many thanks for all the support .
BTW, I have 2 fixes for adman , one is support Python 3.6 , using 
and second in parse_time 
from subprocess import PIPE
cp = subprocess.run(args, check=True, stdout=PIPE, stderr=PIPE,
# Heimdal: Dec 30 12:05:58 2019
> Then, it sets each users's gidNumber to the gidNumber of their
> "Primary Group". It turns out this is somewhat unnecessary because
> Winbind follows the same logic. But other LDAP clients might not.
> Currently the uidNumber / gidNumber assignment does nothing based on
> the OU in which the users exist.
Sérgio M. B.
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