Description of problem:
In Samba 3.6 the id mapping configuration has been changed and simplified. See the release notes:
and the smb.conf and idmap manpages.
workgroup = LEVEL1
realm = LEVEL1.DISCWORLD.SITE
security = ads
# v3.6 common id range
passdb backend = tdbsam
idmap config * : range = 1000000-1999999
# Winbind domain idmap
idmap config LEVEL1 : backend = rid
idmap config LEVEL1 : range = 100000000-199999999
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for
inclusion in the current release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
Because the affected component is not scheduled to be updated
in the current release, Red Hat is unable to address this
request at this time.
Red Hat invites you to ask your support representative to
propose this request, if appropriate, in the next release of
Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
This Bugzilla has been reviewed by Red Hat and is not planned on being
addressed in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5, and therefore will be closed.
If this bug is critical to production systems, please contact your Red
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justification. Issue is already fixed in RHEL-6/7.