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RHEL 61 IPA2b1's ipa-client-install unable to join an IPA domain

Updated 2011-09-17T21:31:22+00:00

Issue

If using the RHEL 6.1 tech preview of IPA 2, an IPA client will not be able to join an IPA domain with default configuration, the ipa-client-install script will fail with error:

Joining realm failed because of failing XML-RPC request.
  This error may be caused by incompatible server/client major versions.

Environment

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.1
    libcurl-7.19.7-26.el6_1.1
    ipa-client-2.0.0-23.el6_1.1.x86_64
    ipa-python-2.0.0-23.el6_1.1.x86_64
    ipa-admintools-2.0.0-23.el6_1.1.x86_64
    

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