[Samba] samba ldap problem

Johan Hendriks Johan at double-l.nl
Fri Jul 17 05:55:14 MDT 2009

>> Hi,
>> we had this setup working for quite some time but after upgrading the
>> samba package things look different:
>> we now have the following samba/ldap setup:
>> samba-3.0.34p1-cups-ldap
>> openldap-server-2.3.43
>> the samba-ldap configuration is:
>> doing parameter ldap suffix = dc=foo,dc=ch
>> doing parameter ldap machine suffix = ou=Computers,ou=Samba,ou=system

>> in this state we don't see any packets going to the ldap server  
>> anymore.
>> Have you seen this behaviour or do you have any hints how we could  
>> debug
>> this better?

>Very strange is also teh fact, that the first connection works, but  
>gets interrupted in the middle somehow and then all subsequent  
>attempts using smbclient fail:

>root:13# pgrep smbd
>root:14# smbclient -U mbalmer -L tesla
>Domain=[EDUBS] OS=[Unix] Server=[Samba 3.0.34]
> snip ......................

>This is on OpenBSD 4.4/i386, btw.

>- Marc

Did you copy the new samba schema file from the new samba version to the
openldap scheme directory?
I had some strange problems once after a update and that was the case in
my situation.


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