kerberos problem, samba with netbios alias as AD member

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Mon Jan 9 21:13:44 GMT 2006

On Mon, 2006-01-09 at 18:09 +0100, Hansjörg Maurer wrote:
> Hi,
> >>
> >>Do I have to take special care with samba, netbios aliases and kerberos?
> >>Do I have to use a special kerberos configuration?
> >>    
> >>
> >
> >Yes.  You must expand the list of servicePrincipalName entries in
> >Samba's AD entry.  A good LDAP tool should help you there.
> >
> >  
> >
> thank you for your reply.
> I will ask our Domain Admin to add printserver as an additional
>  servicePrincipalName for rm-samba01
> in AD/LDAP tomorrow and let the list know, if this solves the problem.
> We are Using AD with a  bind as DNS backend.
> Do we have to make entries there to?

Probably best to, particularly if you have unix clients.  BTW, how well
has uisng bin DNS backend worked?  We are looking into this area for
Samba4, and I don't understand it very well.  

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                      
Authentication Developer, Samba Team 
Student Network Administrator, Hawker College
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