Wkns forget passwds?

Greg Dickie greg at discreet.com
Mon Mar 8 13:13:02 GMT 1999

I have had a similar problem, check the log files for a signal 11 (grep for
fault.c). In my case the smbd for that logon was segfaulting quietly and NT
simply gave this message which IMHO is not really the case.

Hope this helps,

On 08-Mar-99 Benjamin Kuit wrote:
> Hiya,
> I have this curious problem with a few workstations.
> Just like many others, we add a machine entry in our smbpasswd file
> (samba PDC of course), and then tell the workstation to join the
> domain. The workstation then says 'Welcome..' and all looks happy.
> It then reboots, and people from the new domain try and log in but
> it complains that the computer account for the domain is incorrect.
> I dont know how to approach this problem.
> saying it has a bad passwd entry for that domain, and then correctly
> authenticate the next try.
> This problem is in the minority, most machines seem to be ok, but
> its an annoying minority.
> Should I check things like time differences between machines? bad
> I dont know how to approach this problem or what to look for. Names
> and uids are unique.
> NT names?
> Not using the most recent cvs release yet, only for the test server,
> which seems to work ok. Using a cvs release of 3/3/99 or maybe a day
> earlier.
> Any help much appreciated.
> Bj
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