Bug 1834 - Username mapping inconsistent
Username mapping inconsistent
Product: Samba 3.0
Classification: Unclassified
Component: User/Group Accounts
x86 FreeBSD
: P3 normal
: none
Assigned To: Samba Bugzilla Account
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Reported: 2004-09-27 03:11 UTC by Matthias Schuendehuette
Modified: 2005-08-24 10:18 UTC (History)
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Description Matthias Schuendehuette 2004-09-27 03:11:43 UTC
If I acces a share on an samba-server (ADS-security, -member) with the Address
"\\<WINS-Name>\<Share>", my Windows Useraccount comes as "<Domainname>\<Username>".

If I access the same share with the address "\\<DNS-Name | IP-Address>\<Share>",
my Windows Username comes only as "<Username>" without the prepended domain.

This is annoying for username mapping. I have to maintain two(!) lines for every
single Windows Account to map this account to the according unix account.

This is not a show stopper but perhaps not intended that way...

Ciao/BSD - Matthias
Comment 1 Matthias Schuendehuette 2004-11-11 23:31:25 UTC
Fixed in Samba 3.0.8 (tested)
Comment 2 Gerald (Jerry) Carter 2005-08-24 10:18:48 UTC
sorry for the same, cleaning up the database to prevent unecessary reopens of bugs.