[Samba] winbind on Solaris 2.5.1 not working.

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Thu Jul 31 23:52:57 GMT 2003

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 gotten
> not a single thing.  I have been trying since march to get 2.2.8a working on
> sol2.5.1 with winbind to do the authentication but it has failed miserably.
> 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 /tmp/file
> winbindd &"  it creates the /tmp/.winbindd/pipe and runs but fails to
> authenticate.  I think this could be the libnss_winbindd.so file failing but
> 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.


More information about the samba mailing list