Machine accounts invalid, sort of.

Gerald W. Carter cartegw at Eng.Auburn.EDU
Mon May 18 02:25:04 GMT 1998

On Sun, 17 May 1998, Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton wrote:

> On Sat, 16 May 1998, Kevin Currie wrote:
> ah.  is it one week yet?  sounds suspiciously like the trust account
> password change code is failing, and is therefore knocking out each of
> your machines one by one...

Check the event logs for the machine account password change failing due
to a "inconsistent with current credentials" message or something similar.
I have seen this one pop up but no had time to track it down yet.  Maybe
it will help give some direction to your current problem.

                            Gerald ( Jerry ) Carter	
Engineering Network Services                           Auburn University 
jerry at   

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

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