[Samba] security=domain fails after upgr. to 4.9, winbind doesn't help

Rowland penny rpenny at samba.org
Fri Nov 29 10:00:51 UTC 2019

On 29/11/2019 09:57, Ralph Boehme wrote:
> On 11/29/19 10:29 AM, Rowland penny via samba wrote:
>> On 29/11/2019 09:13, Ralph Boehme via samba wrote:
>>> On 11/29/19 10:04 AM, Frank Steiner via samba wrote:
>>>> Hi Rowland,
>>>> thanks for all your input!
>>>> Rowland penny via samba wrote:
>>>>> Could it be Selinux or Apparmor (not sure which SLES uses) stopping
>>>>> smbd
>>>>> contacting winbindd ?
>>>> No, none of these is running on our systems.
>>>>> Could the SLES Samba packages be wrong ?
>>>> Yes, that's a possibility. I opened a SR with SUSE support, but they
>>>> usually take some time to analyse and propose a solution. I asked here
>>>> because I thought there might be an obvious mis-configuration that
>>>> I did and that expers on this list would immediately see :-) But
>>>> if that's not then I guess an error in the SuSE packages is likely.
>>>>> Have you tried starting smbd and then winbind ?
>>>> Yes, in all combinations and restarts etc. Nothing helped :-(
>>> which doesn't surprise me. Wasn't "security=domain" removed in that
>>> timeframe?
>> No, it is still there, 'security = domain' == Nt4-style PDC, 'security =
>> ADS' == AD DC
> oops, sorry, got confused, I remembered *something* with domain was
> removed, albeit that was just the auth_domain backend and not the
> security=domain mode. Sorry for the confusion! :)
> -slow
Oh good, it isn't just me that gets confused then :-)


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