[Samba] ERROR: Invalid idmap range for domain *!

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Fri Mar 10 22:09:53 UTC 2017

On Fri, 2017-03-10 at 21:58 +0000, Miguel Medalha via samba wrote:
> Today I upgraded two AD DCs to Samba 4.60.
> All looks well. I noticed greater speed in some areas.
> When I run "testparm", the output contains the following:
> idmap range not specified for domain '*'
> ERROR: Invalid idmap range for domain *!
> "samba-tool testparm" does not output this. I remember that some
> efforts 
> were put into unifying the behavior of these tools.
> Although I suppose that "samba-tool testparm" is the proper way to
> check 
> the config in the case of a AD DC, doesn't this bring some confusion
> to 
> users? After all, the tool is telling the user that he has an
> "invalid 
> idmap range for domain *". And with a "!" at the end! Is this
> supposed 
> to be so or was it an oversight?

This output is a bug, the default normal configuration for the AD DC
has been caught up in an attempt to detect invalid configurations for
the domain member case.  Can you file it in our bugzilla?


Andrew Bartlett

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Authentication Developer, Samba Team  http://samba.org
Samba Developer, Catalyst IT          http://catalyst.net.nz/services/samba

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