> -----Original Message-----
> From: Simpson Lachlan
> Sent: Wednesday, 3 February 2016 9:50 AM
> To: Simpson Lachlan
> Subject: RE: Joining a host
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Simpson Lachlan
> >
> > [root@vmts-linux1 ~]# ipa-client-install Error checking LDAP: Operations 
> > error:
> > 000004DC: LdapErr: DSID-0C0906E8, comment: In order to perform this
> > operation a successful bind must be completed on the connection., data
> > 0, v1db1 Discovery was successful!
> > Client hostname: vmts-linux1.unix.example.org
> > DNS Domain: unix.example.org
> > IPA Server: dc1.example.org
> > BaseDN: dc=unix,dc=example,dc=org
> >
> Interestingly, if I choose to explicitly put the IPA server name, I get dire 
> warnings
> of no DNS autodiscover.
> The man page states:
> "Client machine can also be configured without a DNS autodiscovery at all. 
> When
> both --server and --domain options are used, client installer will use the 
> specified
> server and domain directly."
> [root@vmts-linux1 ~]# ipa-client-install 
> --server=vmts-linuxidm.unix.example.org
> Usage: ipa-client-install [options]
> ipa-client-install: error: --server cannot be used without providing --domain
> [root@vmts-linux1 ~]# ipa-client-install 
> --server=vmts-linuxidm.unix.example.org -
> -domain=unix.example.org Autodiscovery of servers for failover cannot work 
> with
> this configuration.
> If you proceed with the installation, services will be configured to always 
> access
> the discovered server for all operations and will not fail over to other 
> servers in
> case of failure.
> Proceed with fixed values and no DNS discovery? [no]:
> I think we now have two solid conclusions:
>  - there are DNS issues in my domain that I need to fix up (why isn't
> _ldap._tcp.unix.example.org resolving to the IPA server?)
>  - the man page should clearly state that --server can't be run without the 
> --domain
> option, unless it can, and the error message is wrong.
> Cheers
> L.

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