SP4 Domain Joining Problems

Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton lkcl at switchboard.net
Tue Dec 22 15:53:05 GMT 1998

there are at least three independent issues that had to be fixed for SP4
in the rpc code.  no i will not be back-patching old versions, too much
has happened since 1.9.19prealpha.

On Wed, 23 Dec 1998, Michael S. Hulet wrote:

> I'm having the same problem.  If you remove service pack 4 everything
> works again.  My NT SP4 clients can only participate in a workgroup
> environment and can not join the samba domain.  They can join an NT Server
> domain however.  Not much help but maybe you will feel better if someone
> else feels your pain.  
> On Tue, 22 Dec 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?
> > 
> > Thanks,
> > Kevin Currie
> > 
> > 
> > 

<a href="mailto:lkcl at samba.anu.edu.au" > Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton  </a>
<a href="http://mailhost.cb1.com/~lkcl"> Samba and Network Development </a>
<a href="http://www.samba.co.uk"       > Samba and Network Consultancy </a>

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