Building samba4 against system Heimdal

Matthieu Patou mat at
Thu May 12 06:54:21 MDT 2011

On 12/05/2011 16:34, Luke Howard wrote:
> OK, I decided to use the inbuilt Heimdal for now (I can pull whatever patches I need from the moonshot branch later, like gss_acquire_cred_with_password()).
> Next question: I'm trying to join Samba4 to a W2K8R2 domain as a member server. I try:
> sh-3.2# ./samba-tool join -d10
> ...
> finddcs: searching for a DC by DNS domain
> finddcs: looking for SRV records for
> dns child failed to find name '' of type SRV
> finddcs: Failed to find SRV record for
> ERROR(runtime): uncaught exception - Connection to SAMR pipe of PDC for failed: Connection to DC failed: NT_STATUS_OBJECT_NAME_NOT_FOUND
>    File "/Users/lukeh/CVSRoot/samba/bin/python/samba/netcmd/", line 134, in _run
>      return*args, **kwargs)
>    File "/Users/lukeh/CVSRoot/samba/bin/python/samba/netcmd/", line 77, in run
Not sure that we really tried to join as a domain member any 
windows/samba domain.

Did you try the ./samba-tool join DC


Matthieu Patou
Samba Team
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