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IDMU (Microsoft's Identity Management for UNIX) maps the UID but not the GID defined in IDMU on a MS Windows AD (Doc ID 2008623.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 30, 2019

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 11.1 to 11.2 [Release 11.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When using idmapping with Identity  Management  for UNIX (IDMU) only the User ID (UID) of the user defined in the UNIX extensions in the Active Directory (AD) will be mapped, not the defined Group ID (GID)

IDMU would be enabled with svccfg command such as the following:

2000 is the UID configured in the UNIX extensions where the GID is ephemeral and not taken from the AD Server




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