win2k and samba 2.2

David Krovich dkrovich at
Wed Oct 18 23:24:50 GMT 2000

	Never mind, I just read the reply from Gerald Carter about the
alpha 0 release.  I'm now downloading the head branch to see if I can get
it to work with it.

On Wed, 18 Oct 2000, David Krovich wrote:

> 	Ok, I just had a chance to grab the lastest alpha to test
> out joining a domain from a win2k machine.
> 	I'm running 2.2 on linux, I compiled and installed the software,
> tested making a connection between my win2k box using \\servername 
> and that works fine.  I also added the machine to the /etc/passwd,
> and did a smbpasswd -a -m <machine_name>.
> 	When I try and join the machine into the domain, I get
> a dialog box asking to "Enter the name and password of an account
> with permission to join the domain".
> 	What should I enter here?  I remember in NT 4.0 you could
> turn off the option to have it need an account, what do I need to
> do with win2k?

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