[Samba] Failing to join existing AD as DC
L.P.H. van Belle
belle at bazuin.nl
Fri Aug 16 10:16:04 UTC 2019
Because it shows its needed to..
You can not chase a problem if you dont know if the base is correct.
If the base if incorrect you can and will inherrit other problems which makes debugging a hell.
I dont make "assumptions" because..
One of my previous bosses always states: Assumptions are the mother of all f.ckups.
And he is right on that one.
That simple, sorry to say it like that but it is what it is.
> -----Oorspronkelijk bericht-----
> Van: Andrew Bartlett [mailto:abartlet at samba.org]
> Verzonden: vrijdag 16 augustus 2019 12:11
> Aan: L.P.H. van Belle; samba at lists.samba.org; Alexander Harm
> Onderwerp: Re: [Samba] Failing to join existing AD as DC
> On Fri, 2019-08-16 at 11:18 +0200, L.P.H. van Belle via samba wrote:
> > Good point Roy,
> > So we can add the question.
> > > I tried joining the same AD before and succeeded,
> > Your other DC, is that in the same subnet?
> > And is the windows firewall allowing the other subnet?
> > telnet the DNS port from the samba server to the windows server.
> I'm quite confused, why are you folks chasing down routing issues for
> an operations error on a valid LDAP connection?
> This seems a very odd and increasingly tortured set of diagnostics.
> I think the invalid credentials bit is a red herring, during the
> cleanup, the main backtrace shown looks like it doesn't like
> one of the
> objects being modified over LDAP.
> Examination of the source code shows that the only way a modify occurs
> is if we are in 'promote_existing' mode, so perhaps ensure
> any accounts
> of the same name are first deleted, or choose an unused name for the
> I hope this helps,
> Andrew Bartlett
> Andrew Bartlett https://samba.org/~abartlet/
> Authentication Developer, Samba Team https://samba.org
> Samba Developer, Catalyst IT
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