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Users In A Trusted Domain Could Not Access Samba Shares After Windows Server Upgrade To 2008 R2 (Doc ID 2012423.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 11, 2021

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 10 3/05 to 11.2 [Release 10.0 to 11.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Samba Server joined a Windows Domain named Domain1

In the Windows Domain environment a External Two Way Domain Trust between Domain1 and Domain2

Windows Domain users that were members of Domain1 could authenticate and map shares successfully

Windows Domain users that were members of a Domain2 could not authenticate and map shares successfully

Domain2 users would receive LOGON_FAILURE messages

wbinfo -u command did not lists Domain2 users, only Domain1 users were listed

getent passwd did not list Domain2 users, only Domain users were listed

Samba log file log.winbindd recorded Did not find domain [DOMAIN2]




Windows Domain Controllers were upgraded from Windows Server 2003 to Window Server 2008 R2

Installed Patch 119757-34 to update Solaris Samba from version 3.0.37 to 3.6.25


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