ONTAP Discussions

Namemapping

sairajeev

Does name mapping work if I don't mention mixed type  security style ?

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Ontapforrum

As per the 'Consideration 3' in the following Kb, yes it will work.

https://kb.netapp.com/Advice_and_Troubleshooting/Data_Storage_Software/ONTAP_OS/Important_considerations_when_setting_up_CIFS_and_name-mapping_in_clus...

 

To be honest, User-mapping can work perfectly well without any entries in the vServer name-mapping tables "provided both Windows and UNIX user names match". Then mapping will be transparent as default user mapping will be leveraged.

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