[Samba] winbind on Solaris 2.5.1 not working.

Clark Mr Philip clarkpl at MCTSSA.USMC.MIL
Fri Aug 1 15:15:47 GMT 2003

Thought of that also but they no longer support 2.5.1 and the Marines are
kind of cheap in that respect.


-----Original Message-----
From: Jeremy Allison [mailto:jra at samba.org]
Sent: Thursday, July 31, 2003 4:53 PM
To: Clark Mr Philip
Cc: 'samba at samba.org'
Subject: Re: [Samba] winbind on Solaris 2.5.1 not working.

On Thu, Jul 31, 2003 at 04:12:05PM -0700, Clark Mr Philip wrote:
> Ok folks,
> Here is the deal.  I have posted to the news groups several times and
> not a single thing.  I have been trying since march to get 2.2.8a working
> sol2.5.1 with winbind to do the authentication but it has failed
> Winbindd starts but fails to create the /tmp/.winbindd/pipe file and bombs
> like a daisycutter.  But if I run winbindd like this " truss -aefo
> winbindd &"  it creates the /tmp/.winbindd/pipe and runs but fails to
> authenticate.  I think this could be the libnss_winbindd.so file failing
> not sure.  Without running winbindd in truss it fails with a broken pipe
> imediatly after attempting to connect on port 445 in the log.winbindd.  I
> really need some help with this and please dont tell me to upgrade to a
> newer version of solaris as this is a constraint established by US MARINE
> CORP.  Although I have it working perfectly on solaris 2.7 but i cant use
> it.

If this is a critical installation you might do better paying a support
company - prahaps Sun themselves, for help.


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