[Samba] domain-based DFS ?
steve at steve-ss.com
Tue Jul 1 08:56:01 MDT 2014
On Tue, 2014-07-01 at 16:32 +0200, L.P.H. van Belle wrote:
> I just did a test with this for steve also.
> same result.
> \\domain.name\sysvol and netlogon accessable no problems.
> \\domain.name\dfs Access denied again? "Network path cannot be found...", 0x8xxxyy35?
> \\server1.domain.name\dfs works, but someshare not.
> my steps.
> mkdir -p /export/dfsroot
> chown root:root /export/dfsroot
> chmod 755 /export/dfsroot
> ln -s 'msdfs:mem1.internal.domain.tld\someshare' /export/dfsroot/someshare
> also tried : ln -s 'msdfs:mem1.internal.domain.tld\\someshare' /export/dfsroot/someshare
> smbclient //localhost/dfs -U 'administrator'
> cd someshare
> tree connect failed: NT_STATUS_BAD_NETWORK_NAME
> Unable to follow dfs referral [\mem1.internal.domain.tld\]
> cd \somewhare\: NT_STATUS_BAD_NETWORK_NAME
> so far for me..
> found this one
> so i think this is not fixed yet...
> there is a patch in this link, but since im on sernet im not trying the patch.
Yeah, thanks Louis.
This is looking more and more like a time consuming, undocumented dead
end. I'm really tempted to drop it at this point and spend the time on a
proper cluster instead. I get the feeling that this was always going to
be second best, and it only works with windows clients anyway.
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