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Failed to setup CIFS server in Cloud Manager

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Applies to

  • CIFS setup
  • Cloud Manager


CIFS setup in Cloud Manager is failing during Active Directory machine account creation phase.

com.netapp.oncloud.simplicator.client.common.SimplicatorException: Failed to create the Active Directory machine account Reason: LDAP Error: The user has insufficient access rights Details: Error: Machine account creation procedure failed
[14253] Loaded the preliminary configuration.
[14283] Successfully connected to ip, port 88 using TCP
[14313] Successfully connected to ip, port 389 using TCP **
[14443] FAILURE: Could not create account ** '..CN=Computers,dc=LOCAL': ** an LDAP constraint violation occurred, which may indicate ** the supplied user has insufficient privilege to add an ** account in the specified organizational unit .


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