Problems with 2.2 and Win2K

Gerald Carter gcarter at
Wed Apr 25 13:57:50 GMT 2001

On Wed, 25 Apr 2001, Paul Seymour wrote:

> I have a server running Redhat 7.0 and Samba 2.2, and I think i've setup the
> smb.conf and everything else correctly to allow win2k machines to add their
> computer accounts to the domain, but whenever I try to add a computer to
> said domain, I get the following error from windows:
> The account used is a computer account, use your global user account or
> local user account to access this server.

Have you defined an 'add user script'?  Does it work.

Cheers, jerry
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