net ads testjoin issue after date change on the server!

Jeremy Allison jra at
Fri Aug 12 21:02:36 GMT 2005

On Fri, Aug 12, 2005 at 01:20:36PM -0700, Ephi Dror wrote:
> Hi All,
> I joined an ADS domain, moved the date on my samba server 15 years
> forward (don't ask me why, its my QA guy who did it!!!) and issued the
> folioing command:

QA guys are good at that :-).

> "net ads testjoin"
> The command has not returned, memory usage increased. If you leave it
> long enough, it created more than 1 gig core file!!!
> I think it is related to Kerberos. Possibly a Kerberos bug. (using krb5
> 1.3.3)
> Any idea what  happened here?

Do you know how much it's trying to malloc ? Looks like a krb5 bug
to me.


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