[Samba] [SOLVED] Fw: idmap woes after upgrade

Rowland Penny rpenny at samba.org
Sat May 27 15:53:44 UTC 2017

On Sat, 27 May 2017 15:35:28 +0000
Tim ODriscoll via samba <samba at lists.samba.org> wrote:

> On 27 May 2017 16:07
> > After thinking everything was fine, I'm now getting RPC failures on
> > my Windows clients. I can map a drive with 'net use..', but 'net
> > user tim.odriscoll /domain' returns a 1722 error, 'The RPC server >
> > is unavailable'.
> Turns out 'authconfig' (used to modify PAM files), also adds a few
> extra bits to smb.conf.
> It adds 'security = ads', which breaks my RPC calls for user info.
> With 'security = ads' commented out, everything *appears* to be back
> to normal....
> Thank you,
> Tim

Glad you found that, I couldn't think why it didn't work.

Not sure if it is a red-hat bug as such, seeing as you cannot create a
Samba AD DC using the standard OS Samba packages (yet), but it might
be worth reporting it.


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