Samba4 provision problem 4.0.0alpha15-GIT-1e42aa6

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Thu Feb 3 03:21:57 MST 2011

On Thu, 2011-02-03 at 10:39 +0100, c.hoffmann at wrote:
> Hello to everyone!
> I am new to the list and I am trying to set up samba4. I downloaded samba4
> like stated in and was able to compile samba4 without
> problems. I am using debian sid distribution. samba version
> 4.0.0alpha15-GIT-1e42aa6
> I did:
> ./ (successful)
> ./configure (successful)
> Make (successful)
> Make install (successful)
> After that I am trying to provision the server to be a domain controller
> using the following command:
> ./setup/provision --domain=HCH-NET --adminpass=Pa$$w0rd
> --server-role='domain controller' --host-ip=
> Provision starts but hangs forever

Can you run provision under gdb?

gdb --args python ./setup/provision --domain=HCH-NET
--adminpass=Pa$$w0rd --server-role='domain controller'

Ctrl-C that when it hangs, and run 'bt full'.

Andrew Bartlett
Andrew Bartlett                      
Authentication Developer, Samba Team 
Samba Developer, Cisco Inc.

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