ADS support

Kai Blin kai at
Wed Apr 11 09:06:06 MDT 2012

On 2012-04-11 16:38, Aaron E. wrote:

Hi Aaron,

> Latest GIT as of this morning...
> I've configured samba as follows
> # ./configure.developer --prefix=/opt/samba4 --with-ads

Is this a top-level build? I'm not sure --with-ads does anything there.

> When I run
> # ./net ads join -s /opt/samba4/etc/join-ads.conf -Uadministrator
> I receive a message stating "ADS support not compiled in"

net is the samba3 tool. I'd suggest doing your build in source3/ if you
want a samba3 build (e.g. you want to run a member server).

> I was able to use the net command in CentOS 6.2 to do this and join the
> domain whle creating the keytab for saslauthd to work.. But I would like
> to use the net command from the compiled version..

For a Samba4-style join, you should be using samba-tool, not net.


Kai Blin
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