samba-3.0 cvs: joining the domain with win2000

Bradley W. Langhorst brad at
Fri Aug 2 10:14:02 GMT 2002

i've just been messing with this for XP joining (maybe 2k is similar)

don't forget to turn of spnego and apply the signorseal fix to the
i also had problems with head trying to create machine accounts that
were already in the ldap db or trying to create them twice.

i spent a bit of time going through the logs at level 3 to get things

I did not have to do the smbgroupedit thing 
(though groups are not working for me at all at the moment)

On Fri, 2002-08-02 at 12:36, grobe at wrote:
> Hi!
> I still don't get it... I just updated my cvs, recompiled... and I still
> can't get my 
> machines join the domain. I have both add machine and add user script
> defined, and 
> the machines which already are in the domain work.
> Older versions of samba needed root in the "domain admins group". As this 
> parameter is gone... do I have to add root to the "Domain Admins"
> windows-group? 
> E.g. smbgroupedit -c "Domain Admins" -u root?
> Is there anyone outside able to join the samba-3-controlled domain with a
> windows 
> 2000 client?
> Thank you, CU, Lars.
> (BTW: it would be nice if you send a copy of your reply directly to my
> email, as I 
> didn't get all the list's traffic in the last days, and always browsing the
> online 
> archives is quite bad... ;-)
> -- 
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