The Samba-Bugzilla – Bug 1800
Winbind is not refresh with latest Windows DC accounts info
Last modified: 2005-08-24 10:17:28 UTC
We are running Fedora Core 3 Test 1 (kernel-2.6.8-1.541.i686) with Samba-3.0.7
installed. The samba file server has joined the Windows 2003 ADC forest as a
The problems is:
The winbind does not fetch/update with latest user accounts/group accounts
from the Windows 2003 ADC controller. For example, After we have changed
windows 2003 Group names or added addtional user groups. But we can not apply
these new groups to a samba share/folders/files. The samba reports the groups
are invalid. We tried to use winbind cache time = 0 or restart smb/nmbd/winbind
daemons, but they did not solve the problems.
We have upgraded to Samba-3.0.8pre1 codes. It is showing the update and new
Fixed in 3.0.8
sorry for the same, cleaning up the database to prevent unecessary reopens of bugs.