[Samba] samba4 LDAP Timeout - Wrong IP?

tms3 at tms3.com tms3 at tms3.com
Tue Feb 8 13:00:30 MST 2011

> I am trying to join a samba4 server to an existing Windows SBS 2003 
> domain
> as a DC.  I've compiled samba4 from git and am following the howto.  
> On what
> is essentially the first step, I get a "failed to connect" error with 
> an
> ldap:// url, and the message NT_STATUS_IO_TIMEOUT.  In reviewing an 
> strace,
> it looks to me like it might be trying to connect to the wrong IP.
> The command I'm using is: # strace -o ~/samba-join.log bin/samba-tool 
> join
> ba-cam.local DC -Uadministrator --realm=ba-cam.local -d10 &>
> ~/samba-tool.log
> I've put pastes up of the -d10 output of samba-tool, and the strace.
> samba-tool output: http://pastey.net/145858
> strace log: http://pastey.net/145857
> Note that it appears to correctly find the IP of the PDC 
> (,
> but in the strace on lines 5486 and 5496, it's talking about a
>, which will of course time out.

That addy has to be a DNS entry. Look there.
> Am I doing something wrong?  Is this a bug?  Is there a way around 
> this?
> Thanks,
> -Andrew
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