Domain logon problems with 10.Mar.99 CVS source

Urs Steiner urs.steiner at
Wed Mar 10 21:06:09 GMT 1999

hi Stefan

>>nice to see you use samba at the ETHZ :)
>We are going to use samba for file sharing anyway for the NT workstations
>in the student labs. I would like to have at least the personal student
>accounts managed by a samba PDC to keep passwords in sync with the
>UNIX workstations and because it will be definitely easier to manage

i thought so when i saw this message, have fun with samba :)

>>>  The system cannot log you on to this domain because the system's
>>>  account in its primary domain is missing or the password on that
>>>  is incorrect.

>>you should have a line in your smbpasswd file like this:
>>C:[W          ]:LCT-362C56A8:

check again if there is only a "W" there, sometimes the password changing
also changed the flags there on my server IIRC :(


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