[Samba] authn timeouts enumerating (and connecting to) shares
ajohnson1 at godaddy.com
Mon Aug 22 21:04:44 UTC 2022
Sorry about the MS style quoting here. I can’t toggle it to a sane format. Anyway…
MYDOM.MYORG.COM is a Windows AD domain, with only Windows DCs. The DCs appear to be Windows Server 2016, but I don’t know what the AD functional level is. (Is there an LDAP query I can use to find out? That would be easier than chasing down a member of the Windows team to find out.)
The DC I’m connecting to is in mydomain.myorg.com. As is myserver.mydomain.myorg.com. However…. The DNS here is weird. I can ask questions about DC1.mydomain.myorg.com and get NXDOMAINs in return. Same for myserver.mydomain.myorg.com. My guess is that Samba is finding the DC by getting DNS A records for mydomain.myorg.com. It seems to be working without “password server” set in the smb.conf.
From: samba <samba-bounces at lists.samba.org> on behalf of Rowland Penny via samba <samba at lists.samba.org>
Date: Monday, August 22, 2022 at 2:00 PM
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Cc: Rowland Penny <rpenny at samba.org>
Subject: Re: [Samba] authn timeouts enumerating (and connecting to) shares
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On Mon, 2022-08-22 at 19:42 +0000, Aaron Johnson via samba wrote:
> Thanks for the swift response, Rowland! I’ve added
> 'myserver.mydomain.myorg.com’ to /etc/hosts; restarted smbd, nmbd,
> and winbind; tried smblclient -L … again; and don’t see any
> difference in the results.
What are you connecting to ?
A Samba AD DC or a Windows DC ?
What dns domain is the DC in ?
is it 'mydomain.myorg.com' or 'myorg.com' ?
Your Unix domain member must be in the same dns domain, you should not
need to add anything to /etc/hosts, it should use dns to find
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