[Samba] Help needed with installation

Rowland Penny rpenny at samba.org
Fri Dec 10 14:25:34 UTC 2021

On Fri, 2021-12-10 at 14:13 +0000, Jeroen Baten via samba wrote:
> Hi,
> I am trying to connect an Ubuntu 20.04 samba server to FreeIPA
> (running 
> on CentOS).
> On Ubuntu I get " No builtin nor plugin backend for ipasam found",
> the 
> smb.conf has "passdb backend = ipasam:ldap://ipa.company.com".
> What am I missing? 

The fact that you cannot build ipasam.so on Ubuntu.

> What book to buy? What RTFM did I miss?

This bug report:

> I really searched a lot but to no avail. Help!

How about running a Samba AD DC instead of freeipa ?


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