Joining a Windows Server 2008 RC1 Domain

Jeremy Allison jra at
Tue Jan 15 18:49:24 GMT 2008

On Tue, Jan 15, 2008 at 04:42:23PM +0000, David Holder wrote:
> I have been trying to join a Windows Server 2008 RC1 domain using Samba 
> 3.0 and Samba 3.2 with no success. Am I right in thinking that this 
> doesn't work yet?
> I saw an earlier thread entitlted "SPNEGO in Samba - Longhorn Server 
> interop issues... - KRB5.CONF" from last year in which Todd Stecher said 
> that he has "it all working". I added the default_realm into krb5.conf 
> as he did and it still didn't work. I have no trouble using Kerberos 
> with Windows Server 2008.
> Any thoughts?
> Since Windows Server 2008 is the only IPv6 enabled AD DC available, I 
> need to be able to join using Samba 3.2 in order to test Samba's IPv6 
> functionality.
> Let me know if traces are needed and I'll pass them on.

Thanks. I'm going to bug Todd nearer the release time to see
what he had to change.

> By the way I have tested Vista - Samba 3.2 IPv6 interoperability. It works!

W00t! Thanks for the testing.


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