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Re: Still testing needed: New passwd/group AD/SAM integration

On Apr 11 19:36, Ken Brown wrote:
> On 4/10/2014 10:53 AM, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> >Hi folks,
> >
> >
> >The latest snapshot, 2014-04-10, is a snapshot from CVS HEAD again.
> >It contains the latest crazy ideas in terms of the user and group
> >account creation without requiring the /etc/passwd and /etc/group
> >files.
> I installed the complete snapshot and moved /etc/passwd and
> /etc/group out of the way.  Now all users have gid == uid:
> $ mkpasswd.exe
> +SYSTEM:*:18:18:U-NT AUTHORITY\SYSTEM,S-1-5-18:/home/SYSTEM:/bin/bash
> [...]
> kbrown:*:197610:197610:...
> [...]
> sshd:*:197613:197613:...
> $ mkgroup.exe
> +SYSTEM:S-1-5-18:18:
> [...]
> HomeUsers:S-1-5-21-2633657340-2046398995-3442950202-1003:197611:
> None:S-1-5-21-2633657340-2046398995-3442950202-513:197121:
> Shouldn't ordinary users (like kbrown) have gid == 197121?  All
> files I created as kbrown prior to the test show group "None", and
> all files I created after the test show group "kbrown".
> Is this a bug, or is there something weird about my system that's
> making this happen?  cygcheck output is attached.

Definitely a bug.  I "optimized" the code a couple of weeks ago and
while I was at it I "optimized" away the code evaluating local user's
primary gid.  Duh.  I'm just building a new snapshot.

Thanks for the report,

Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
Cygwin Maintainer                 cygwin AT cygwin DOT com
Red Hat

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