Joining W2k AD domain

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Tue Nov 8 14:28:28 MST 2011

On Tue, 2011-11-08 at 13:10 -0500, Dave Hawkes wrote:
> Hi,
> Does anyone know if there is any progress on fixing the issues mentioned 
> in this post relating to joining an existing w2k ad domain?
> I did a quick scan in the repository and could not find anything that 
> specifically addressed this.

I'm sorry, I never got a chance to fix that, and it got caught up in the
run-up to our annual event with Microsoft, where we were working on
multi-domain support.

The tasks to fix this (in case someone else wishes to take this on) are:
 - sort out the fetching of the error code (probably per the patch)
 - use SAMR to set the password on the account if we cannot set it over
LDAP (ie, catch the exception and retry with samr using the python

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                      
Authentication Developer, Samba Team 

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