[Samba] Delay to join a domain successfully

Tomasz Chmielewski mangoo at mch.one.pl
Fri Sep 16 06:27:22 GMT 2005

Lapin(c) schrieb:
> Hi team,
> I'm running samba 3.0.4 on AIX 4.3.3 and HP-UX 11.00 without any problems
> except the following :
> On HP-UX 11.00, when I try to join a machine to a domain, it first insert
> all POSIX entries in the LDAP backend but rejects the junction. The
> machine account could not be found. Waiting for a while and relaunching
> the join command, the junction just works fine.
> Having exactly the same configuration on AIX, the junction works perfectly
> instantly.
> I tried to investigate around ldapclientd.rc which is present on HP-UX
> exclusively but there is no improvment even reducing cache parameters
> (size and TTL).
> Has anyone faced this behaviour ?

if you're using smbldap-tools, using -t option (for example -t 30) 
solved the problem for me.

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