[Samba] Standalone Update 4.8.5 -> 4.9.2 smb fails to start ERROR: failed to setup guest info.

David C. Rankin drankinatty at suddenlinkmail.com
Thu Nov 22 03:20:46 UTC 2018

On 11/21/2018 06:21 PM, David C. Rankin via samba wrote:
>   I've googled and found nothing related to 4.8 - 4.9 updates regarding this
> error, or I just wasn't smart enough to find it. The bewildering part is I
> have 2 other Arch servers with practically identical configs and they handled
> the update just fine - so I'm not sure where to go from here. The only
> difference between the boxes is that this one has probably been in service the
> longest, going back to at least samba 4.1 -- if that makes any difference.

Uugh! Disregard,

  Problem found. For some reason, winbind got started, and with 4.8.5 smb
would run fine, but with 4.9.2 it wouldn't. Problem solved.

David C. Rankin, J.D.,P.E.

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