[Samba] 3.6.0 Domain trusts broken

Alex Crow acrow at integrafin.co.uk
Fri Oct 14 06:14:33 MDT 2011

On 11/10/11 22:16, Jeremy Allison wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 11, 2011 at 06:44:18PM +0100, Alex Crow wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> Since the winbind refactoring in Samba 3.6.0, interdomain trusts
>> between Samba servers seem to be broken in that being able to
>> resolve or modify file permissions on the other domain work only
>> very intermittently (eg about once out of 10 tries). This is
>> regardless of whether I use idmap_rid or idmap_ldap as the backend.
>> I set up two 3.6.0 domain controllers with an XP client attached to
>> each, and trying to add permissions from the trusted domain by
>> choosing the domain and hitting the "Add" then "Advanced" buttons
>> and then the "Find Now" mostly brings up a password prompt - any
>> credentials entered here still cause the listing of
>> users/groups/security principals to fail with a "Login failure:
>> unknown name or bad password" dialog. However I can still log in to
>> either domain from XP with no issues.
> More details please. That and debug level 10 logs attached
> to a bug report in the "failing" and "succeeding" case would
> help a lot.
> Thanks,
> Jeremy.


Very busy lately - just saw this, thanks. I will see when I can get some 
logs back to you.

Cheers again,


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