After Upgrade to Samba 4.4.x Net Join Fails in Domain Mode Errors Failed To Join Domain: Invalid Configuration (Doc ID 2275326.1)

Last updated on JULY 12, 2017

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 10 1/13 U11 to 11.3 [Release 10.0 to 11.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Samba upgraded to 4.4.8 or later with Solaris 10 Patch 119757-38 (SPARC) 119758-38 (X86) or Solaris 11.3 SRU 14 or later

The /etc/samba/smb.conf [global] section contains the setting security = domain

Attempt to join the domain fails with the error:

 

Changes

 Patches or SRUs have been installed that upgrade Solaris Samba version to 4.4.8 or later

Cause

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