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Authentication Services 4.1.1 Maintenance Fix changelog and download link. (225117)

----- Authentication Services 4.1 Maintenance Fix Release Notes -----. This is a Maintenance Fix Release for Authentication Services 4.1.1. ...

vastool join command will overwrite any settings in vas.conf that it has a flag for (98439)

vastool join command will overwrite any settings in vas.conf that it has a flag option for. Here is the list of settings that the vastool join command could override current vas.conf settings: 1 - workstation-mode load-users-from- gc. 2 - load-groups-from-gc. 3 - user-search-path. ...

Hung vasd process (226201)

Some problem situations, such as NFS outages, can result in vasd processes hanging. The hung process can be restarted manually by sending it a KILL signal. As of QAS 4.1.0.22216, QAS will watch for processes that are taking ...

Confirmation of Windows 2008 R2 upgrade requirements (77914)

We are upgrading our global Active Directory schema from Windows 2003 R2 to Windows 2008 R2 and retaining the domain controllers with version Windows 2003 standard. We want to confirm if there are prerequisites or tasks ...

Does Quest Authentication Services (QAS) support Windows 2008 R2? (59375)

Does QAS support Windows 2008 R2? Yes, Windows 2008 R2 is supported from 3.5.1.15 onwards. GA QAS 3.5.1-9 does NOT work with Windows 2008 R2.

glibc detected double free or corruption in vasd (226139)

After upgrading QAS from 4.0.3.238 to 4.1.0.22726 we started seeing these errors from QAS: Updating : BACvas 3/6*** glibc detected *** /opt/quest/libexec/vas/vasd/.vasac_helper: double free or corruption (out): 0x000000000cab0080 ***. ...

Unix Account tab not appearing in ActiveRoles Server (ARS) MMC. (44398)

The Quest Authentication Services (QAS) Unix ("Unix Account") tab is not appearing when viewing user account properties in the ActiveRoles Server MMC. The tab does appear in Active Directory Users and Computers. QAS ...

Error: "FAILURE: 304 VAS does not know the correct password for the AD object." (46969)

Running the vas_status script gives the following error message: "FAILURE: 304 VAS does not know the correct password for the AD object." When running a vastool kinit you get the error: Failed to authenticate host/, error=VAS_ERR_KRB5: Failed to obtain credentials. ...

One Identity Support Product Release Notification - Authentication Services 4.1.1 (226014)

New Release. Authentication Services 4.1.1. We are excited to announce a new version of Authentication Services 4.1.1 is now available for download. This release primarily contains fixes for previously reported product issues. ...

Join error "default_realm not configured in vas.conf. Computer may not be joined to domain" (225828)

When trying to join an Authentication Services client to the domain you receive the following error message ERROR: Unable to allocate vas_id_t for host/. VAS_ERR_CONFIG: Configuration error. default_realm not configured in vas.conf. Computer may not be joined to domain. ...

Automount of home directories fails when using Authentication Services 4.1 on OS X 10.10 and above. (225810)

Automount of home directories fails when using Authentication Services 4.1 on OS X 10.10 and above. WORKAROUND: None. STATUS: Waiting for fix in a future release of Authentication Services. Defect 680372 has been raised to address this issue.

Error while extending schema with schema wizard: "A referral was returned from the server." (30793)

LDIFDE Results: Loading entries Add error on line 16: Referral The server side error is "A referral was returned from the server." 0 entries modified successfully. An error has occurred in the program. Referral returned means the root DC name is incorrect. ...

Relationship between vas.conf and KRB5.conf (225789)

What is the relationship between vas.conf and the krb5.conf file when they symlinked? When they are linked what role does Authentication Services play in Kerberos based SSO on Linux/Unix hosts? Krb5.conf is the configuration ...

Issues on Solaris 10 with very slow logins and Authentication Services (225784)

Issues on Solaris 10 with logins and other functions that are very slow and the system can appear hung due to the time taken. Only Solaris 10 is impacted by this specific issue. This is a known issue with Solaris 10 that is documented ...

Cannot access samba share. How to troubleshoot samba connection issues? (102857)

Cannot access samba share. How to troubleshoot samba connection issues? 1 – QAS needs to be in a healthy state for authentication to take place. Use the following command to ensure QAS is in a healthy state: /opt/quest/bin/vastool status. ...

How to integrate QAS and NFSv4? (125565)

This document is to describe steps done to set up NFSv4 on Ubuntu 12.10 and Authentications Services. The steps would be similiar on other operating systems as well. Two systems NFS server and client. In this example the ...

What QAS powershell commands can be done? (225656)

What QAS powershell commands can be done? CommandType Name. -----. Cmdlet Add-QasLicense. Cmdlet Clear-QasUnixGroup. Cmdlet Clear- QasUnixUser. Cmdlet Disable-QasUnixGroup. Cmdlet Disable-QasUnixUser. ...

Adding IP to DNS with QAS from command line. (225414)

Installing Authentication Services on a node and need to add the host IP in DNS via the command line. Use the Authentication Services tool "dnsupdate" that comes with the package located in the client folder. The dnsupdate ...

How does mapping local users to Active Directory users work? (91951)

How does mapping local users to Active Directory users work? You can map local Unix user accounts to Active Directory users accounts. Local users retain all of their local Unix attributes such as UID Number and Login Shell ...

Slow connection on Solaris system when the client has a nfs mounted filesystems. (63266)

A customer may report slow connections via ssh on Solaris system when the client has a nfs mounted filesystems. This could be caused by the use of 'quota' on Solaris machines which allow system administrator to allocate ...

'id -a' or other identity commands are showing duplicate groups. (143089)

When an Active Directory group is overridden to have the same gid as another group identity commands are returning duplicate groups. Only one should be shown. This is being tracked as Defect # 415305 STATUS: Defect has been fixed in version 4.1.0-21421 or later.

How to disable selinux. vastool status reports INFO: SELinux enabled (105775)

How to disable selinux. vastool status reports INFO: SELinux enabled which could be preventing authentication. Temporarily switch off selinux: echo 0 >/selinux/enforce. To confirm run the following which will print a "0" or "1" for permissive or enforcing: cat /selinux/enforce. ...

Users who are members of non-UNIX enabled groups, which are listed in the users.allow file, do not appear users-allowed list. (22867)

After performing a flush or joining VAS to the domain, if there are two groups in the /etc/opt/quest/vas/users.allow file, one UNIX-enabled and one not, "/opt/quest/bin/vastool list users-allowed" shows only the users in the Unix-enabled group. ...

34603 How can I use an existing Active Directory user account for this purpose (100149)

I am running an application that requires user account entries in the local passwd or/and shadow files. How can I use an existing Unix-enabled Active Directory user account for this purpose, thereby maintaining authentication against AD? a. Unix-un-enable the user in AD. ...

Quest Authentication Services (QAS) still finding decommissioned domain controllers (115290)

There may be a situation where changes are being made in your Active Directory environment such as domain controller upgrades in which you no longer want QAS to communicate with decommissioned domain controllers. ...