[Samba] Can't join Linux host to AD - "Improper format of Kerberos configuration file"

Rowland penny rpenny at samba.org
Wed Jun 12 15:26:48 UTC 2019

On 12/06/2019 16:22, Goetz, Patrick G via samba wrote:
> On 6/12/19 7:00 AM, Andreas Habel wrote:
>> Here's my krb5.conf (it looks the same on the DC and client):
> [libdefaults]
>           default_realm = IERLAB.UX.UIS.NO
>           dns_lookup_realm = false
>           dns_lookup_kdc = true
> You might need a [realms] and/or [domain_realm] section in
> /etc/krb5.conf -- that works for me.
You do not need any more than what the OP posted (to be honest, you only 
need the top two lines) and in case you missed it, it was a typo in 
'default_realm' that was the problem.


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