[cifs-protocol] 117090816306100 [MS-NRPC] interaction with SYSVOLReady =0
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From: Stefan Metzmacher [mailto:metze at samba.org]
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Subject: [MS-NRPC] interaction with SYSVOLReady =0
I had the situation where a Windows 2012 DC returns NT_STATUS_ACCESS_DENIED for all NetrLogonSamLogonEx requests.
I finally managed to find that the DC didn't provide SYSVOL and NETLOGON shares, this led to checking the SYSVOLReady key and it was 0.
After manually changing SYSVOLReady to 1 (just for short term testing)
NetrLogonSamLogonEx() worked fine.
I guess the following section in [MS-NRPC] 18.104.22.168.1 NetrLogonSamLogonEx is supposed to describe this:
If the server cannot service the request due to an implementation-specific condition, the server SHOULD return STATUS_ACCESS_DENIED.
Can this please be extended maybe with a windows behavior note, proposing SYSVOLReady = 0 as a possible reason for this behavior.
Is there more affected by this registry key than all NetrLogonSamLogon* calls.
I'm wondering why [MS-ADTS] 6.3.3 LDAP Ping or 6.3.5 Mailslot Ping would still return "normal" results in that case. As Samba made use of such a DC, I'd guess yes, but I haven't verified if we just ignore a LOGON_SAM_PAUSE_RESPONSE* response.
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