[Samba] Can't join domain (LDAP error)

O'Connor, Daniel darius at dons.net.au
Sun Nov 8 23:14:19 UTC 2020

> On 9 Nov 2020, at 09:24, O'Connor, Daniel <darius at dons.net.au> wrote:
>> On 8 Nov 2020, at 22:49, Rowland penny via samba <samba at lists.samba.org> wrote:
>> On 08/11/2020 11:52, O'Connor, Daniel wrote:
>>>> I know little about Freebsd jails, but if I understand them correctly, they are very similar to using a chroot on Linux and I wouldn't want to try and run a second DC in a chroot.
>>> Jails are pretty similar to chroot but more secure - like Linux containers.
>> Have you tried setting this up in a VM instead of a jail, if this works, it points to something to do with the jail, if it doesn't, then it points to a possible problem with Samba on Freebsd, or Samba itself. The latter isn't really likely, everything works on LInux, though this isn't much comfort to you.
> It's not particularly urgent so it could be an opportunity to debug it.

I just realised I used Samba 4.13 in the jail but the host is running 4.11.

I installed 4.11 in the jail and samba-tool works

I am surprised it doesn't work but perhaps 4.13 is broken in some way.

Daniel O'Connor
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