Getting 'idmap_ad_sids_to_unixids: No xid in CN=' while getting id information

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  • When idmap backend ad is configured using net, running id command for user returns id: test-user: no such user.
  • Checking log.winbind-idmap shows this error:
   idmap_ad_sids_to_unixids: No xid in CN=test-user,CN=Users,DC=atest,DC=com


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