#6539 ipa vault operations are not possible with an older server
Closed: Fixed None Opened 7 years ago by dkupka.

Ticket was cloned from Red Hat Bugzilla (product Fedora): Bug 1399767

Created attachment 1225914
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Description of problem:

It is not possible to perform vault operations between freeipa-4.4 client and
freeipa-4.2 server

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

Client: freeipa-client-4.4.2-1.fc25.x86_64
Server: ipa-server-4.2.0-15.0.1.el7.centos.19.x86_64

How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:

1. ipa vault-archive PrivateVault --data=11223344556677889900
ipa: ERROR: 2.215 client incompatible with 2.156 server at

2. ipa -e skip_version_check=1 vault-archive PrivateVault
ipa: ERROR: an internal error has occurred

Actual results:

It is not possible to archive or retrieve data to/from vault on CentOS7-server
with f25-client

Expected results:

# Tested from CentOS7 client

$ ipa vault-archive PrivateVault --data=11223344556677889900
Archived data into vault "PrivateVault"

$ ipa vault-retrieve PrivateVault
Retrieved data from vault "PrivateVault"
  Data: 11223344556677889900

Additional info:


  • d841a79 ipaclient.plugins: Use api_version from internally called commands


  • 6ef666e ipaclient.plugins: Use api_version from internally called commands

Metadata Update from @dkupka:
- Issue assigned to dkupka
- Issue set to the milestone: FreeIPA 4.4.3

6 years ago

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