SP4 Domain Joining Problems

Gerald Carter cartegw at Eng.Auburn.EDU
Tue Dec 22 04:19:15 GMT 1998

CAE Samba Admin wrote:
> Hello...  we've been running samba-1.9.19prealhpa for 
> about 6 months now happily.  I'm in the middle of 
> updating our labs to NT SP4 and I have found that I 
> can no longer join a samba domain.  I get an error 
> message saying that NT is "Unable to update local security 
> in order to join domain".  Has anyone else run into 
> this?  Would getting Samba 2.0b4 take care of this?  
> Are there any differences in the smbpasswd file between my
> current version and samba 2.0?  In other words should 
> it be a simple drop in replacement, or is this going 
> to be a process?


There were some issues fixed owith SP4.  Time to update the you snapshot
of the code (and be prepared :) )

                            Gerald ( Jerry ) Carter	
Engineering Network Services                           Auburn University 
jerry at eng.auburn.edu             http://www.eng.auburn.edu/users/cartegw

       "...a hundred billion castaways looking for a home."
                                  - Sting "Message in a Bottle" ( 1979 )

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