[Samba] sssd-ad cannot be installed with sernet samba

buhorojo buhorojo.lcb at gmail.com
Wed Apr 1 14:12:21 MDT 2015

On 01/04/15 22:00, Luca Olivetti wrote:
> El 01/04/15 a les 21:50, buhorojo ha escrit:
>> On 01/04/15 18:56, Luca Olivetti wrote:
>>> El 01/04/15 a les 17:59, buhorojo ha escrit:
>>>> The poster reported that nss doesn't work. Try it. Both getent and id
>>>> return errors with winbind. That's an error with sernet, not sssd. Many
>>>> of the questions on this list are about errors with nss. sssd makes
>>>> those errors go away.
>>> Actually I reported that I couldn't install the sssd-ad package
>>> alongside the sernet-samba packages.
>>> I didn't even try winbind, because it's not supposed to work on the DC.
>>> Bye
>> Ah, OK. We have samba 4.1 from about a year ago and it doesn't work,
>> which is why I think sssd was installed back then. If sernet has a more
>> recent version it has most likely been fixed. Give it a try without
>> sssd? If you do, can you post back here?
> I'm currently using the ldap backend of sssd, previously I tried nslcd,
> again, successfully.
> The ad backend of sssd seemed the most obvious solution, however I won't
> lose sleep over it.
> Bye
I don't think you're losing so much. One of the best bits of sssd-ad is 
the dns update, which you don't use on a dc anyway.

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