[Samba] smbclient broken after update

Peter Serbe peter at serbe.ch
Fri Feb 14 15:56:49 MST 2014

> Why is it trying to create messages.tdb in /var/run/samba ? My 
> understanding is that you compiled samba4 yourself, in which case it 
> should be in  /usr/local/samba/var/lock/

Well, hmm, yes ... strange things happen on my server. 

> Whoa, hang on, never mind the above, why is the smb.conf the smb.conf 
> that you had on the samba4 server????
> Is the above join being run on the server or the client, if the later, 
> then you have a real problem and it may be easier to start again, if it 
> is the former, well you do not join an AD DC server to itself, that is 
> done automatically at provision time.

It was run on the server. For the time being I don't have a Linux client. 
It looks like I have to start over. 

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