[Samba] NT4 PDC -> Samba/LDAP PDC failing to work
acsilver at wisc.edu
Mon Sep 17 13:49:12 GMT 2007
Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> On Fri, 2007-09-14 at 12:11 -0500, Alan Silver wrote:
>> Hi all:
>> I am trying to migrate my NT4 domain to a samba server which uses an
>> LDAP server on the backend for authentication
>> This machine that I want to be the new PDC is running RHEL5 with samba
>> 3.0.23c and an openldap 2.3.27 running on the same machine.
>> I used the by-example page
>> as my guide
>> I set this up in a test environment first and it worked seamlessly.
>> Then I tried it out on the production environment........
>> My problems arose when I shut down the NT4 controllers and my samba
>> server became the PDC. The samba machine became the PDC, but I was not
>> able to log into the domain from any machine. It appears (at least to
>> me) that the machine accounts are set up correctly.
>> The ldap entry looks like
>> sambaNTPassword: 079999334444AB6666BBBBB2C2BB1AA
> This password looks wrong. The value is an MD4 hash of a password, and
> either you have obscured it for the mail, or something has munged it,
> because the chances of it being so regular (9999...BBBBBB) are
> staggeringly remote.
> Andrew Bartlett
Yeah. That was me being anal and munging it when I sent in this email.
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