Bug 9109 - Global catalog is not working properly
Summary: Global catalog is not working properly
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: Samba 4.0
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Tools (show other bugs)
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All Linux
: P5 normal (vote)
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Andrew Bartlett
QA Contact: samba4-qa@samba.org
Depends on:
Reported: 2012-08-22 07:58 UTC by Sebastian Mißfeldt
Modified: 2016-06-16 07:16 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Description Sebastian Mißfeldt 2012-08-22 07:58:29 UTC
I setup a single Samba4 PDC on a small network.

When I add a new user to the domain I got a message that there is no global catalog availabe, because the server is not working properly.

Checking the NTDS-Settings the global catalog seemed to be activated.

Looking at samba.log I can't see any error message.
Trying samba -d5 -i -M single I can't see any error message too.

Maybe I'm blindfold are something else.
But what's going wrong?


Comment 1 Sebastian Mißfeldt 2012-08-22 08:02:31 UTC
Sorry I forgot
-Version 4.0.0beta7-GIT-4d5471f
- CentOS 6.3 x86_64 on VWware ESXi 5.0u1
- Win 7 Profesional Client on VMWare Player 4.0.4
Comment 2 RAMESH 2016-06-16 07:16:47 UTC
I set up a samba4 in centos 6.3

i istallad rsat tools in windows 7.

i checked ntds settings & found global catalog is checked.

when i create a user account from active directory users & computers it is showing global catalog server is unavailable.still user is created.

pls advice if i need to do something more.