[Samba] samba-tool provision error

Informatico de Neurodesarrollo infneurodcr.mtz at infomed.sld.cu
Mon Feb 25 21:03:13 UTC 2019

Thanks Tim for your advice, I don't see that the system put a generic 
smb.conf in /etc/samba.

Its was 4 years ago that a I was installed the last samba server, and a 
try to remember every things is impossible.

Thanks again

My best regards


El 25/02/19 a las 15:36, Tim Beale escribió:
> Hi,
> It looks like samba is having trouble reading the smb.conf file, so I'd
> suggest double-checking that. From memory, I think you can get this
> exception if the smb.conf file exists, but cannot be parsed correctly.
> I think the default location of the smb.conf can vary depending on
> distro/compilation/etc. On ubuntu the default location is
> /usr/local/samba/etc/smb.conf. You could try using testparm - that
> should display the smb.conf location, along with any settings it can read.
> Another option might be to override the default path by passing the
> '--configfile=<filepath>' option to the provision command. (You'll just
> get the same headaches in the long-run though, so it's worth resolving
> the underlying smb.conf problem).
> Cheers,
> Tim
> On 26/02/19 6:16 AM, Informatico de Neurodesarrollo via samba wrote:
>> Hi friends:
>>   I try provisioning my new samba 4.9.4  with AD-DC capability, after
>> compiling and install my new samba4 and try to provisioning my samba,
>> I get this error:
>> # samba-tool domain provision --interactive
>> ERROR(runtime): uncaught exception - Unable to load default file
>>    File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/samba/netcmd/__init__.py",
>> line 176, in _run
>>      return self.run(*args, **kwargs)
>>    File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/samba/netcmd/domain.py",
>> line 319, in run
>>      lp = sambaopts.get_loadparm()
>>    File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/samba/getopt.py", line 92,
>> in get_loadparm
>>      self._lp.load_default()
>> My system is : openSuSE Leap 15
>> What can I do?
>> T.I.A.


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