Description of problem:
Adobe Reader program failed to start after enabling SSSD service.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
RHEL 5.6 X86_64 2.6.18-238.12.1.el5xen
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Fresh install 5.6 X86_64 with all updates
2. Install AdbeRdr9.4.2-1_i486linux_enu.bin
3. Configure SSSD with LDAP domain, nsswitch.conf, system-auth
4. Log in as a user authenticated against LDAP directory.
5. Start acroread:
Starting aroread from command gave following error:
(acroread:17982): GLib-WARNING **: getpwuid_r(): failed due to unknown user id (9026)
Adobe reader should launch and open a window.
the problem is caused by absence of package "sssd-client.i686"in your system. We are also solving this problem in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 now but it is not finished yet.
Installation of the package "sssd-client.i686" should solve the problem for you.
This bug/component is not included in scope for RHEL-5.11.0 which is the last RHEL5 minor release. This Bugzilla will soon be CLOSED as WONTFIX (at the end of RHEL5.11 development phase (Apr 22, 2014)). Please contact your account manager or support representative in case you need to escalate this bug.
Thank you for submitting this request for inclusion in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5. We've carefully evaluated the request, but are unable to include it in RHEL5 stream. If the issue is critical for your business, please provide additional business justification through the appropriate support channels (https://access.redhat.com/site/support).