Difference between revisions of "Identity Mapping Back Ends"

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| text = ID mapping back ends are not supported in the <code>smb.conf</code> file on a Samba AD DC. For details, see [[Updating_Samba#Updating_Samba#Failure_To_Access_Shares_on_Domain_Controllers_If_idmap_config_Parameters_Set_in_the_smb.conf_File|Failure to Access Shares on Domain Controllers If idmap config Parameters Set in the smb.conf File]].
 
| text = ID mapping back ends are not supported in the <code>smb.conf</code> file on a Samba AD DC. For details, see [[Updating_Samba#Updating_Samba#Failure_To_Access_Shares_on_Domain_Controllers_If_idmap_config_Parameters_Set_in_the_smb.conf_File|Failure to Access Shares on Domain Controllers If idmap config Parameters Set in the smb.conf File]].
Note: If you run <code>testparm</code> on a Samba AD DC, it displays an error message: <code>ERROR: Invalid idmap range for domain *!</code> You can ignore this, see Bug report 12629: https://bugzilla.samba.org/show_bug.cgi?id=12629
 
 
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Note, that on a Samba 4.6 AD DC, the <code>testparm</code> utility incorrectly displays <code>ERROR: Invalid idmap range for domain *!</code> For details, see [https://bugzilla.samba.org/show_bug.cgi?id=12629 Bug #12629].
  
  

Revision as of 11:30, 19 March 2017

Supported ID Mapping Back Ends

Samba provides the following ID mapping back ends:



Using ID Mapping Back Ends on a Samba AD DC

For setting up Winbindd a Samba Active Directory (AD) domain controller (DC), see Configuring Winbindd on a Samba AD DC.

Note, that on a Samba 4.6 AD DC, the testparm utility incorrectly displays ERROR: Invalid idmap range for domain *! For details, see Bug #12629.