TNG-alpha 2.4.2: can't join domain

Eizenberg Ariel arielez at
Sat Apr 22 08:37:56 GMT 2000

If anyone is interested, I am also getting this error ("unable to
update local security ...) with 2.4.2. I can send the logs if someone is

On Sat, 22 Apr 2000, Paul J Collins wrote:

|  Luke: is NetEnumTrustedDomains still being worked on?
|  The mirror I was using picked up 2.4.2 a day or two after release.
|  Anyway.  Created yet another domain, this one called TOMATO.  Less to
|  report this time, as I cannot even join my workstation, GENUA to the
|  domain.  I don't see any obvious errors in the Samba logs, but the NT
|  box reports that it is "Unable to update local security in order to
|  join domain".  I find this weird; adding NT workstations to domains is
|  part of my daily work, and generally the only time it fails is if the
|  trust account already exists.
|  I have enabled all failure auditing on the workstation, but nothing
|  shows up in the event log.
|  I have saved the log.lsarpc that is generated after hitting enter
|  having entered the domain name in the Network dialog, but I have
|  skimmed it looking for errors (*obvious* errors :) but, nothing.
|  I see plenty of messages referring to the wks trust account (GENUA$)
|  being valid, so could my workstation be hosed?  Since I can't sleep,
|  I'll reinstall, just for kicks. :-)
|  Paul.
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