After 30 days of running sssd I found that my test workstation no longer
connected to the domain.
The machine account password had timed out.
I now run a daily cron job using msktutil wihch will auto-update the
However I should not have to do this. sssd should update the machine
I can see entries in the logs such that the machine account password
renewal task is enabled.
[be_ptask_execute] (0x0400): Task [AD machine account password renewal]:
executing task, timeout 60 seconds
How though can I see if this taks is successful or not?
I realise that if the machine account is less than 30 days old the task
probably silently completes OK without any logging.
The version of sssd is 16.1 running on Ubuntu
It seems bizarre, but the who and w utilities say there are no users on my
My account is an Active Direcotry account and sssd is running.
10:09:26 up 16:47, 0 users, load average: 0.60, 0.59, 0.48
USER TTY FROM LOGIN@ IDLE JCPU PCPU WHAT
I guess this is known behaviour?