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CIFS command fails with 'Kerberos Error: Incorrect net address'

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ONTAP 9

Issue

Some CIFS administrative commands fail with Kerberos error (KRB5KRB_AP_ERR_BADADDR)Incorrect net address :

  • CIFS password reset returns error in event log:

Kerberos password set for 'STVMPP10A01$@EXTRANET.DEBEKA.DE' failed with Incorrect net address (KRB5KRB_AP_ERR_BADADDR)

  • CIFS creation fails with the following error message seen in SECD log:
    Error: Machine account creation procedure failed

  [   733] Loaded the preliminary configuration.
  [  1024] Created a machine account in the domain
  [  1024] SID to name translations of Domain Users and Admins completed successfully
  [  1035] Successfully connected to ip 1010.10.1, port 88 using TCP
  [  1067] Successfully connected to ip 10.10.10.2, port 464 using TCP
**[  1186] FAILURE: Kerberos password set for
**         '<ACCOUNT$@DOMAIN>' failed with Incorrect
**         net address (KRB5KRB_AP_ERR_BADADDR)
  [  1221] Deleted existing account
           CN=ACCOUNT$ OU=COMPUTERS
 
Error: command failed: Failed to create the Active Directory machine account "<CIFS_ACCOUNT>". Reason: Kerberos Error:
       Incorrect net address.

 

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