Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 113495
Domain users fail to authenticate
Last modified: 2014-08-31 19:25:45 EDT
Copied reply from Samba mailing list. Resolution appears to be to
update Fedora package to 3.0.1 from upstream source.
Date: Sat, 10 Jan 2004 00:25:41 +0000 (GMT)
From: John H Terpstra <email@example.com>
Subject: Re: [Samba] Domain group not working in valid users
On Sat, 10 Jan 2004, Kenneth Porter wrote:
> Using samba-3.0.0-15 on Fedora Core 1.
> I have a group "Electronics Testing" on my Win2k AD server and added
> to a share in my smb.conf:
> valid users = @"electronics testing"
> A user in this group is unable to connect. A local user added to valid
> users is able to connect, so other share settings look ok. I see this in
> the log:
> [2004/01/09 13:38:00, 10] lib/username.c:user_in_list(508)
> user_in_list: checking user |samba| against |@electronics testing|
> [2004/01/09 13:38:00, 5] lib/username.c:user_in_netgroup_list(307)
> Unable to get default yp domain
> The group exists and I can see it with "wbinfo -g", and I can see
> listed in the test user's group list.
> Any idea what's going wrong?
Yes. This was fixed in 3.0.1.
> I want to allow the Win2k admin to control who has access to this
> I don't have to create local accounts for all the people who need
- John T.
John H Terpstra
Note that Samba provides RPM's (binary and source) for Fedora here:
Created attachment 96985 [details]
Diff between Fedora 3.0.0 and Samba 3.0.1 spec files
I've attached a diff of the Fedora and Samba spec files for reference. I expect
there will be some merging of these for the next Fedora package release.
Looks like 3.0.2-1rc1 is in the development directory. Here's a mirror: