[Samba] Unable to create GPO with rc3 and a few authentication problems
abartlet at samba.org
Tue Oct 30 17:52:13 MDT 2012
On Wed, 2012-10-31 at 03:48 +0400, Dmitry Khromov wrote:
> > On Wed, 2012-10-31 at 03:33 +0400, Dmitry Khromov wrote:
> > > > I had encountered a few problems with 2 Samba 4 rc3 DCs serving domain migrated from Windows 2003 R2. I post them altogether, since they look related.
> > > >
> > > > 1. Unable to create or delete GPOs.
> > > > # bin/samba-tool gpo create somegpo
> > > > ERROR(ldb): uncaught exception - LDAP error 50 LDAP_INSUFFICIENT_ACCESS_RIGHTS - <dsdb_access: Access check failed on CN=Policies,CN=System,DC=klin,DC=kifato-mk,DC=com> <>
> > > > File "/usr/local/samba/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/samba/netcmd/__init__.py", line 175, in _run
> > > > return self.run(*args, **kwargs)
> > > > File "/usr/local/samba/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/samba/netcmd/gpo.py", line 952, in run
> > > > self.samdb.add(m)
> > > >
> > > > I'm not sure if this is a schema or authentication problem. Could someone suggest how should that be investigated?
> > >
> > > It looks like in default Windows schema only members of Domain Admins can modify cn=Policies. If one will allow "Domain controllers" group to have rw access too, the LDAP-related error disappears. However, sysvol FS access error will raise (due to the fact machine accounts do not have write permissions on sysvol/fqdn/Policies after samba-tool ntacl sysvolreset).
> > > So, should samba-tool really use machine account for GPO operations?
> > Probably not for write operations.
> > Andrew Bartlett
> > --
> > Andrew Bartlett http://samba.org/~abartlet/
> > Authentication Developer, Samba Team http://samba.org
> And it actually doesn't. Sorry, I'm an idiot. I forgot the -k switch, so it was falling back to machine account. Now it says NT_STATUS_INVALID_OWNER in conn.set_acl, but that's a different story.
Is this an upgrade from a Samba3 domain?
Andrew Bartlett http://samba.org/~abartlet/
Authentication Developer, Samba Team http://samba.org
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