Domain Name

Gerald Carter cartegw at Eng.Auburn.EDU
Mon Feb 22 17:10:29 GMT 1999

Matt Housh wrote:
> Am I just nuts, or does Samba only work as a domain 
> controller when the domain name (WORKGROUP option in smb.conf) 
> is set to 'samba'? I tried for hours one day to set one up 
> with a different name, and finally switched it to 
> 'samba' in desperation. With _NO_ other changes, this worked, 
> all of a sudden. What's the deal?

Don't know what happened with your setup, but it does work 
with other DOMAIN names.  We're you tryingot use an 
existing DOMAIN name that already had an existing domain 
master browser?

                            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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