[Samba] - Unable to access the share due to user mapping not happening

Rowland Penny rpenny at samba.org
Wed Jul 21 07:20:34 UTC 2021

On Wed, 2021-07-21 at 12:30 +0530, suresh b wrote:
> Hi Rowland,
> Thanks for your response.
> Due to warning messages, I have removed the parameter in the smb.conf
> file. then it stopped reporting. 
> We are mapping with ad user name with normal user by specifying the 
> username map = /etc/samba/smbusers 

Why, in this day and age, do people still do this ?
> The same was working fine with solaris 11.3.1 version

I will give you a hint, it is probably SMBv1 (or rather the lack of it)

> Yes, Windows users using AD ID. 

Then why use a standalone server ? even Samba 3.6.x could join an AD

> Let me ask my client to join the domain and check the status. 


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