[Samba] User and group get the same gid-number?
rpenny at samba.org
Thu Sep 23 09:09:43 UTC 2021
On Thu, 2021-09-23 at 10:06 +0200, Mueller wrote:
> [root at s4master ~]# id hansen
> uid=3000376(TPLK\hansen) gid=100(users)
> wbinfo --group-info=facility
> wbinfo --uid-info=3000376
> So the user and the group share the same guidNumber that ends up in
> that are not longer ownd by the group but the user.
Light dawns, the number '3000376' isn't a uidNumber or a gidNumber, it
is an xidNumber and only be used on Samba AD DC. They also have another
property, they can be both a user and a group.
This is yet another reason for not using a Samba DC as a fileserver.
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