[Samba] krb5_kt_start_seq_get failed (Permission denied)

Rowland penny rpenny at samba.org
Thu Jul 23 08:09:42 UTC 2020

On 23/07/2020 06:28, Yakov Revyakin via samba wrote:
> On a DOMAIN Linux member in log.wb_DOMAIN I can see the error message
> "krb5_kt_start_seq_get failed (Permission denied)" during any attempt of
> user authentication.
> In result a user is authenticated successfully. But what does this message
> mean?
> My krb5.keytab has permissions 600 by default.
> If I change its permissions to 644 the error message goes.

For some reason, the keytab cannot be read, yet the '600' is correct, 
who owns it ? it should be 'root' (user 0)

Can we see your smb.conf and can you also tell us what OS you are using ?


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