[Samba] default backend = rid not showing full group information for users

Rowland penny rpenny at samba.org
Mon May 4 18:50:32 UTC 2020

On 04/05/2020 19:43, Jelle de Jong via samba wrote:
> On 2020-05-04 14:15, Rowland penny via samba wrote:
>> On 04/05/2020 12:59, Jelle de Jong via samba wrote:
>>> root at samba01:~# cat /etc/nsswitch.conf  | grep winbind
>>> passwd:         files systemd winbind
>>> group:          files systemd winbind
>> OK, the only computer I have that runs systemd, is my Rpi4 running 
>> Raspbian, which is basically Buster compiled for ARM.
>> I have in /etc/nsswitch.conf:
>> passwd:         files winbind
>> group:          files winbind
>> And everything works as expected, so try removing the 'systemd' from 
>> the passwd & group lines.
>> Also have you considered using Louis's repo: http://apt.van-belle.nl/
>> This will get you a much later version of Samba.
> OK... I added the apt.van-belle.nl repo... and upgraded to 
> buster-samba410, rebooted, tested and it did not solve the problem... 
> then I upgraded to buster-samba411.. lost all config files and domain 
> join and had to reconfigure rejoin the ad.
> Know it is working as expected... yay...
> root at samba01:~# id jdoe
> uid=11157(jdoe) gid=10513(domain users) groups=10513(domain 
> users),11157(jdoe),11106(office),11111(development)
> root at samba01:~# id lgaga
> uid=11155(lgaga) gid=10513(domain users) groups=10513(domain 
> users),11155(lgaga),11106(office)
> Debian Buster default samba may be buggy, here...

I don't think there is any doubt about that ;-)

I am just glad you got it working, but it goes to show, try upgrading if 
you have a problem, it just might fix your problem.


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