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

Rowland penny rpenny at samba.org
Sun Mar 6 16:31:05 UTC 2016

On 06/03/16 16:22, Harry Jede wrote:
> On 17:13:33 wrote Martin Juhl:
>> Hi guys
>> When trying to set root's password, I get a segmentation fault:
>> [root at bart ~]# smbpasswd -a root
>> No builtin backend found, trying to load plugin
>> Module 'ipasam' loaded
>> smbldap_open_connection: connection opened
>> ldap_connect_system: successful connection to the LDAP server
>> pdb_init_ipasam: support for pdb_enum_upn_suffixes enabled for domain
>> bolls.lan New SMB password:
>> Retype new SMB password:
>> Segmentation fault
>> What to do???
> Have you ever seen that this is working? Could you give us a link to
> some docs which recommend this call with freeipa.

The problem was with smbpasswd, this has been fixed in master, 
unfortunately, whilst the user now gets created in ldap with a password, 
the command still ends with a segfault.


>> Regards
>> Martin

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