[Samba] idmap ad question

Vaughan, Robert J vaughar2 at gdls.com
Mon Feb 13 19:42:40 UTC 2023

On 13/02/2023 18:54, Vaughan, Robert J via samba wrote:
> nsswitch.conf has 'files winbind' for the passwd, shadow and group lines

Remove it from the shadow line, it should not be there.

> What does it mean 'winbind links set up'?

It refers to the links that connect winbind to nsswitch

> OS is Red Hat 7.  Any idea in those packages if I might be missing something?

>>Been sometime since I used a red-based distro, but I think you need to 
>>install samba-winbind-clients

>>You could try reading this:


>>It might help to understand the links.

Yeah the link is correctly setup, since it is not compiled Samba 

Ok, I found in this link ..


I had to change these lines to 'Yes' ..

        winbind enum groups = Yes
        winbind enum users = Yes

Now, it works, but it's really slow (and I think I have heard you saying not to enable this before)

Robert Vaughan

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