[Samba] Segmentation Fault when trying to set root samba password, IPA as a backend

Rowland penny rpenny at samba.org
Sun Mar 6 16:15:33 UTC 2016

On 06/03/16 15:53, Harry Jede wrote:
> On 16:47:40 wrote Rowland penny:
>> /usr/local/samba/bin/smbpasswd -a ldap02
> as far as i remember this has never worked! According to the man page
> this call should add a user to the *local* smb password store. And this
> is by default /etc/samba/smbpasswd and not any ldap backend.
> If one wish to use any ldap backend more params are needed. RTFM

In that case, how am I adding users that don't exist in /etc/passwd to 
ldap with 'smbpasswd -a username' ?

Perhaps you need to read the manpage again, pay particular attention to 


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