Re: [Samba] Bulk add users and rfc2307 attributes questions
- Date: Wed, 2 Aug 2017 20:08:25 +0100
- From: Rowland Penny via samba <samba@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [Samba] Bulk add users and rfc2307 attributes questions
On Wed, 2 Aug 2017 12:21:24 -0400 (EDT)
> Hi Rowland,
> >> 3. Is there an automatic way to have samba-tool assign the correct
> >> rfc-2307 uid?
> > Probably only sat on my HD and this got rejected.
> Sorry, I do not understand the above statement.
I wrote a patch to 'samba-tool user create' that does everything you
want to do, i.e. it worked just like ADUC, but it wasn't accepted, for
> > What you are missing, is a couple of attributes
> > 'msSFU30MaxUidNumber' & 'msSFU30MaxGidNumber' (note 'Max' is
> > microsoft for 'next'). These should be in 'CN=<your lowercase domain
> > name>,CN=ypservers,CN=ypServ30,CN=RpcServices,CN=System,DC=YOUR,DC=DNS,DC=DOMAIN'
> So if I understand you, I would do something like:
> ldbsearch -H /usr/local/samba/private/sam.ldb -b
> CN=RpcServices,CN=System,DC=samdom,DC=example,DC=com | grep
> msSFU30MaxUidNumber to get the next uid to use in the script. Is this
Well basically, except you would have to replace 'samdom' with your
lowercase WORKGROUP/DOMAIN and 'DC=samdom,DC=example,DC=com' with your
> What is the best/safest way to update msSFU30MaxUidNumber after I add
> a user? I am thinking about Creating an ldif tmp file and then read
> that in with ldbmodify.
You will need two ldif's, one to create/update the user and another to
> Does this sound sane? Is there a better way?
Yes and not at the moment.
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