Okay, I'll open an RFE.  Fwiw, when AD can't resolve a SID for any reason, it 
does display the SID itself but only as a fallback mechanism.  I think this 
would be acceptable behavior.

-Brian



On Dec 10, 2012, at 4:12 AM, Alexander Bokovoy <aboko...@redhat.com> wrote:

> On Sun, 09 Dec 2012, Brian Cook wrote:
>> Good to know my setup is working, but for administration purposes
>> displaying a SID in the GUI is as useless as displaying UID's with no
>> user name.  SID's are not meant for human eyes.  Is there some issue
>> with resolving it to the name and displaying the name instead?  Should
>> I open an RFE?
> Since resolving SID means contacting AD's global catalog, there might be
> delays and even failure. I'll see how we can do it in a safe way.
> 
> Please add an RFE.
> 
> -- 
> / Alexander Bokovoy


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