Samba 2.2.0 and Win2K joining the domain

Richard Sharpe sharpe at
Tue Nov 7 02:09:28 GMT 2000

At 09:09 AM 11/7/00 +1100, David Bannon wrote:
>At 12:07 PM 06/11/2000 +1000, Richard Sharpe wrote:
>>I have seen some conflicting reports of people being able to join a Samba
>>2.2.0 domain from Win2K.
>>Can people tell me the date they pulled down the version please so I can
>>see if this is a problem with the latest CVS tree or a problem with what I
>>have got.
>OK, I pulled down a completely new copy, it works just as well as the
>others. I get a 15 second delay after entering the root user name and
>password before the 'Welcome to XXX domain' message and then we are in, no

OK, when I get back from Malaysia, I will have to pull down the latest
version and check it.

I do have printing problems, however, with Samba 2.2.0!

>Now, that is set up in a very basic config, as specified in the ntdom howto
>of the samba-documentation pages.
>This is on a RH6.2, kernel 2.2.16-3, on an old P150 with only 32 meg ram.
>Connecting with W2K (release 2 ?) on a PIII-400 with 128 meg ram. (Actually
>the dimorphism with memory is interesting, don't you think ?).
>David Bannon                      D.Bannon at
>School of Biochemistry            Phone 61 03 9479 2197
>La Trobe University, Plenty Rd,   Fax   61 03 9479 2467
>Bundoora, Vic, Australia, 3083
>..... Humpty Dumpty was pushed !

Richard Sharpe, sharpe at
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