FreeBSD-10.3p5 - Samba43-4.3.8
James B. Byrne
byrnejb at harte-lyne.ca
Wed Jun 22 19:52:10 UTC 2016
I am installing Samba43 on a BHyve VM using zfs - both host and guest.
I am using vm-bhyve on the host. When I go to provision a new AD-DC
I see this:
# samba-tool domain provision --use-ntvfs --realm=ADOMAIN.EXAMPLE.COM
--domain=ADOMAIN --server-role=dc --dns-backend=SAMBA_INTERNAL
Administrator password will be set randomly!
Looking up IPv4 addresses
. . .
setting up sam.ldb rootDSE marking as synchronized
Fixing provision GUIDs
ERROR(runtime): uncaught exception - pytalloc_reference_ex() called
for object type not based on talloc
line 175, in _run
return self.run(*args, **kwargs)
line 442, in run
line 2172, in provision
line 1864, in provision_fill
line 138, in check_database
error_count += self.check_object(object.dn, attrs=attrs)
line 1358, in check_object
File "/usr/local/lib/python2.7/site-packages/samba/samdb.py", line
672, in dsdb_normalise_attributes
return dsdb._dsdb_normalise_attributes(ldb, ldap_display_name,
Referring to this message:
I read this :
> As far as I'm aware, the only use case for this is that call
> in dbcheck (here called by provision). While undesirable, the
> failure message is clear (to us, and will quickly find this
> thread in google), and is not an abort(), which is what was
> happening in the same area for some versions previously.
I further read this:
>> Could you apply the attached patches to your samba-4.3.6
>> and see if they fix the domain provision?
> Provision of domain is OK with talloc-2.16 and samba-4.3.6 with
> these patches. Thanks.
This refers to Samba43-4.3.6. It implies that the domain is not
properly provisioned without those patches. The package from ports I
am using is Samba43-4.3.8 and evidently those patches did not make it
into the source tree.
So questions remain. Do I have a working samba installation or not?
How can I tell? I do not want to get deeply into setting this stuff up
only to find that a critical piece of infrastructure either is missing
or does not work properly, if at all.
Any help with or insight into this matter gratefully accepted.
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