[Samba] winbindd crashing -- how to auto-heal?
robert at marcanoonline.com
Mon Sep 3 13:23:47 UTC 2018
On 09/01/2018 07:03 PM, Luca Olivetti via samba wrote:
> El 1/9/18 a les 03:03, Jamie Jackson via samba ha escrit:
>> Hi folks,
>> Every couple days any one of my project's 10 or so RHEL VMs can't be
>> into with a domain account (active directory integration). Our admin goes
>> in with a local account and restarts winbind to fix it.
>> I'd like to be more proactive and, say, create a cron job to detect a
>> problem and then restart winbind.
>> Does anybody have a recipe for this? If not, do you have any
>> suggestions as
>> to how I can begin to figure out how to detect the problem?
> I run this cron job every minute. Winbind usually crashes once or twice
> a day
> getent group | grep -q 513 && exit 0
> echo "restarting winbind"
> systemctl restart winbind
If the failure is a full daemon crash and not some kind of internal
failure, you can edit the service unit file (systemd) and add a restart mode
# systemctl edit winbind
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