[Samba] NT_STATUS_LOGON_FAILURE configuring samba with ads and no winbind

John H Terpstra jht at samba.org
Wed Sep 5 21:23:39 MDT 2012

On 09/05/2012 08:33 PM, Nitin Thakur wrote:
> I cant figure this out.... reached to the end of internet.
> i want to configure samba to work with ADS  but no winbind. I am able
> to do kinit and then net ads join. But every time I try to access the
> share i get prompted for uid and passwd and then authentication
> failure. when i look at the logs, server is able to find password
> server but cant find my ID in AD which exists... I always end up with
> this error.
> Get_Pwnam_internals didn't find user [xxx]! [2012/09/05
> 14:32:59.750611,  1]
> auth/user_krb5.c:162(get_user_from_kerberos_info) Username XXX\xxx is
> invalid on this system [2012/09/05 14:32:59.750782,  3]
> smbd/error.c:81(error_packet_set) error packet at
> smbd/sesssetup.c(359) cmd=115 (SMBsesssetupX)
> any pointers?
> thanks
> Nitin 


You must have a good reason for wanting to avoid use of winbind. Please
share with us your concerns.

What is your understanding as to how this should work?

- John T.

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