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Re: [Samba] Getent passwd and getent group fail / Samba 3.5.2

From: Mike Leone <turgon_at_nospam>
Date: Tue May 04 2010 - 12:34:00 GMT

On 5/4/2010 4:20 AM, Oliver Weinmann had this to say:
> Hi all,
> I just stepped over a problem where I can't add a local user to an AD group. Running getent passwd and getent group doesn't display the AD users. Wbinfo -g and -u work fine. Here is my smb.conf:


> In the log I get this error when running getent group:
> tail -f /var/log/samba/log.winbindd-idmap
> Could not get unix ID
> [2010/05/04 10:15:29.444783, 1] winbindd/idmap_ad.c:651(idmap_ad_sids_to_unixids)
> Could not get unix ID

Doesn't that indicate that Samba thinks the SFU extensions aren't
installed? What is the version of AD? Is it 2003 R2, or 2003 with SFU

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