[Samba] Fwd: Re: Invalid data for index DN=@INDEX:OBJECTCLASS:DNSNODE

ash-samba at comtek.co.uk ash-samba at comtek.co.uk
Fri May 13 17:42:45 UTC 2016

> OK, could this just be a permissions problem i.e. user 'ash' doesn't 
> have the required rights to add a dns record, try again, but this time 
> use the 'Administrator' user.
I've repeated the "samba-tool dns add", and the "samba-tool domain join" 
commands with "-UAdministrator". I get the same errors with either user.

(the error for domain join is now the following)

 >  samba-tool domain join chester-dc.comtek.co.uk DC -Uash 
 > Finding a writeable DC for domain 'chester-dc.comtek.co.uk'
 > Found DC empire.chester-dc.comtek.co.uk
 > Password for [CHESTER-DC\ash]:
 > workgroup is CHESTER-DC
 > realm is chester-dc.comtek.co.uk
 > checking sAMAccountName
 > Adding CN=V-WARD,OU=Domain 
 > Join failed - cleaning up
 > checking sAMAccountName
 > ERROR(ldb): uncaught exception - LDAP error 68 
LDAP_ENTRY_ALREADY_EXISTS -  <00002071: ../ldb_tdb/ldb_index.c:1216: 
Failed to re-index objectSid in CN=V-WARD,OU=Domain 
Controllers,DC=chester-dc,DC=comtek,DC=co,DC=uk - 
../ldb_tdb/ldb_index.c:1148: unique index violation on objectSid in 
CN=V-WARD,OU=Domain Controllers,DC=chester-dc,DC=comtek,DC=co,DC=uk> <>
 >   File "/usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/samba/netcmd/__init__.py", 
line 175, in _run
 >     return self.run(*args, **kwargs)
 >   File "/usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/samba/netcmd/domain.py", 
line 555, in run
 >     machinepass=machinepass, use_ntvfs=use_ntvfs, 
 >   File "/usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/samba/join.py", line 1172, 
in join_DC
 >     ctx.do_join()
 >   File "/usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/samba/join.py", line 1075, 
in do_join
 >     ctx.join_add_objects()
 >   File "/usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/samba/join.py", line 515, in 
 >     ctx.samdb.add(rec)

Could permissions account for the " Invalid data for index 


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