[Samba] samba-tool domain backup offline fails

Rowland penny rpenny at samba.org
Wed Apr 7 10:21:04 UTC 2021

On 07/04/2021 10:01, L.P.H. van Belle via samba wrote:
> Hai,
> it this also know, i you already have authenticated with kerberos, you need to re-enter the smb password.
> kinit Administrator
> samba-tool domain backup online --server=dc1.$(hostname -d) \
>   --targetdir=/root/samba-backup -k yes
> That runs but ... Also has a small error. :-(  ... this..
> This comes later on..
> Backing up sysvol files (via SMB)...
> Password for [Administrator at REALM_HERE]:
> since i authenticatied with kerberos already, i would not have expected an password question here. :-/
It works, without the prompt, if you add '-N' to the command.


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