[Samba] Re: winbindd: idmap_init: Ignoring domain

MargoAndTodd margoandtodd at gmail.com
Tue Apr 7 04:13:36 GMT 2009

MargoAndTodd wrote:
> Hi All,
> When I restart smbd and winbindd, I see the
> following error message:
> rn1 winbindd[8289]:   Initializing idmap domains
>         Apr  6 15:15:13 rn1 winbindd[8289]:
>        [2009/04/06 15:15:13, 0] nsswitch/idmap.c:idmap_init(388)
> rn1 winbindd[8289]: idmap_init: Ignoring domain FOO
> How do I stop/correct this error message?
> Many thanks,
> -T

Figured this out.  It is a bogus error.  Winbindd freaks out when
your shut down smbd.  This following command line fixed that:

(cd /etc/rc.d/init.d; ./winbind stop; ./smb restart; ./winbind start)


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