[Freeipa-devel] kadmin is unresponsive in FreeIPA installation

Martin Kosek mkosek at redhat.com
Wed Apr 16 11:57:52 UTC 2014

On 04/16/2014 10:09 AM, Alexander Bokovoy wrote:
> On Wed, 16 Apr 2014, Martin Kosek wrote:
>> Did anyone hit https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1088163 or is it
>> something specific to my environment?
> I've seen this before several times but couldn't reproduce at all.
> Latest change to ipa_kdb_passwords.c where the code that does handle the
> password change was done over a year ago (Jan 2013).
> Perhaps you can use gdb and break in ipadb_change_pwd()?

In the end I strace'd the kadmin and found out this is related to entropy
(again) - kadmind was not really started even though it claimed to be and it
was blocked reading /dev/random.

I added details to the Bugzilla.


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