[Samba] problems with initial install, simple server config
rpenny at samba.org
Fri Jan 15 11:56:52 UTC 2016
On 15/01/16 10:19, Andy Smith wrote:
> Hi list,
> I'm attempting my first ever install of Samba4, my requirements are
> pretty simple: I just need the quickest easiest way to get a standalone
> server for use as a Windows file server with password aging and password
> complexity rules.
> My OS is FreeBSD 10.2 running on ZFS, samba from binary package
> I've had a google for some guides and I've been using the steps here:
> However when I run the interactive provisioning I'm getting this error
> when provisioning as a DC:
> Setting up self join
> ERROR(<class 'samba.provision.ProvisioningError'>): Provision failed -
> ProvisioningError: Your filesystem or build does not support posix ACLs,
> which s3fs requires. Try the mounting the filesystem with the 'acl'
The error message is pretty explicit, your underlying filesystem doesn't
understand posix ACLs. I think you have three choices here if you want
an AD DC:
Search the internet for info on how to make Samba 4 provision on ZFS.
Use the ntvfs backend instead of s3fs, this is not something I would
recommend, the ntvfs backend is not really maintained any more and could
be removed at any time.
Use a different OS or filesystem that does understand posix ACLs
> If I try provisioning as a standalone I get no errors but after
> provisioning Winbind doesn't seem to work. Ie:
You can only provision as a DC, nothing else works, if you want to set
up a standalone server, see the Samba wiki, but you will still have the
posix ACLs problem, but there is a vfs to get round this.
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