DC join options?

Amitay Isaacs amitay at gmail.com
Mon Apr 30 22:17:44 MDT 2012

Hi Aaron,

On Thu, Apr 26, 2012 at 10:45 PM, Aaron E. <ssureshot at gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm looking to specify hostname and ip of the seoncdary DC when joining the
> domain as a secondary DC.. I've tried --hostname and --hostip but these fail
> as invalid options.. I've been looking through some scripts and haven't
> found the options for samba-tool domain join yet.. Can one of you guys point
> me to the proper place or help out with the options?

Can you check if adding following option works?
samba-tool domain join --option="netbios name = <hostname>" .......

And make sure that <hostname> resolves to the required IP address
(e.g. adding in /etc/hosts).


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