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CIFS discovered servers KERBEROS type never shows OK status

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9
  • CIFS
  • Active Directory
  • Kerberos


  • Active Kerberos sessions exist within the SVM:

cluster1::> vserver cifs session show -vserver svm1 -instance

Vserver: svm1

                            Node: cluster1-01
                      Session ID: 11222222229088888888
                   Connection ID: 1234567890
    Incoming Data LIF IP Address:
          Workstation IP Address:
        Authentication Mechanism: Kerberos
           User Authenticated as: domain-user
                    Windows User: domain\user1

cluster1::> vserver cifs domain discovered-servers show -vserver svm1

Node: cluster1-01
Vserver: svm1

Domain Name     Type     Preference DC-Name         DC-Address      Status
--------------- -------- ---------- --------------- --------------- ---------
domain.local    KERBEROS favored    dc101      undetermined
domain.local    MS-LDAP  favored    dc101      OK
domain.local    MS-DC    favored    dc101      undetermined


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