The domain controller cannot be located ... joining 2.2.0CVS domain

Richard Sharpe sharpe at
Tue Mar 13 03:45:23 GMT 2001

At 06:45 PM 3/12/01 -0800, Gerald Carter wrote:
>On Tue, 13 Mar 2001, Richard Sharpe wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I am having problems with the latest CVS (from last night) and NT 4
>> trying to join the domain.
>> I get the message "The domain controller for this domain cannot be
>> located."
>> What should I look for?
>What do the logs show?  Is the NT client ever finding the Samba server?

OK, this was a clean CVS. I blew away the old code, ...

The log files show that the client is finding the server, but I get the
following message in various places:

FIRST flag not set in first PDU !

Setting fault state on pipe wkssvc : pnum = ...

This is NT4 SP1!

>Cheers, jerry

Richard Sharpe, sharpe at
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