join samba client to samba domain

Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton lkcl at
Fri Apr 14 13:46:20 GMT 2000

hooray :) 

now, i have to tell you that if you had tried this in a pure NT
environment, it _should_ also work, but i have a bug in the Create
$MACHINE.ACC which makes it "appear" to work against NT wkstas... but ...
um... :)

On Fri, 14 Apr 2000, Pieter Grimmerink wrote:

> Thanks for your reply.
> > you need to make *two* connections inside samedit.
> >
> > you need to do one of them on the command-line to the domain controller
> > the second must be with use \\wksta -Uuser%pass -W wksta
> I tried this, after a while I realised that I should have a local root
> account in the workstations smbpasswd file.
> When I then tried
> use \\wksta -Uuser%pass -W wksta
> with user=local root account,
> and then again a createuser -jdomainname, it finally worked!
> Thanks a lot.
> (by the way, I should have got it working by myself, since the hint you gave
> was also given by rpcclient, when it failed. Sorry :-)
> Best regards,
> Pieter

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