[Samba] getent not returning users/groups

Rowland Penny rpenny at samba.org
Fri Feb 25 08:38:22 UTC 2022

On Thu, 2022-02-24 at 17:02 -0800, Greg Sloop <gregs--- via samba
> wbinfo -u
> or
> wbinfo -g
> return users and groups from the AD (this is run from the member
> server)

This shows that AD is working.

> But getent group/passwd doesn't return any of the groups/users in AD.
> More specific queries for a single user or group returns nothing -
> but no
> error either.

This shows that you have something configured incorrectly or that you
haven't installed the winbind nss links. A bit more info would help,
what distro, what packages have you installed, what is the DC and
finally please post your smb.conf from the Unix domain member.


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