The Samba-Bugzilla – Bug 787
Setting hide local users = yes stops SIDs from resolving
Last modified: 2005-11-14 09:28:03 UTC
SIDS are displayed rather than user or group names when selecting
Properties->Security in the context menu for a file or folder.
This is reproducible for two machines both running Samba 3.0 on Debian woody and
from about half a dozen w2k clients.
Created attachment 261 [details]
smb.conf for one of the machines
I attach an smb.conf file to start with. Please, let me know if you need any
other information like logs etc.
then don't set it :-) I've already removed this parameter
from cvs about 24 hours ago. It will not exist in 3.0.1.
Fair enough. By some strange coincidence that's exactly what I had decided
already. ;-) I just thought I report it because it's a bug...
Thanks. Actually 'hide local users' is an
artifact from long ago and not really needed
any more. I've been wanted to remove it for