[Samba] reverse name resolving of winbind 3.4.x

Robert LeBlanc robert at leblancnet.us
Wed Nov 25 07:10:56 MST 2009

On Wed, Nov 25, 2009 at 6:15 AM, Alexander Födisch <foedisch at eva.mpg.de>wrote:

> Does nobody have the same problem? Same behaviour w/ 3.4.3
> It also takes a "long" time resolving names:
> # date; id <user>; date
> Mi Nov 25 14:08:55 CET 2009
> uid=<...> Gruppen=<...>
> Mi Nov 25 14:09:01 CET 2009
> Sometimes it tooks more than 10 seconds...
> Sometimes users get an error message "Access denied", even filesystem
> permissions and samba settings are correct. I think samba /winbind is
> running in a timout while resolving names and so samba cannot grant access
> to files / folders.
> Any ideas what we can do?

Can you find any hints in the log.winbindd log or the log.wb-<domain> log. I
had problems like that in the past, but they sem to be resolved in 3.4.2.
You may have a different problem.

Robert LeBlanc
Life Sciences & Undergraduate Education Computer Support
Brigham Young University

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