Joining an NT domain?
duane.davis at aeris.net
Mon Jul 26 20:05:40 GMT 1999
I'm still fighting with this problem too (Though not very hard since
samba is pretty low on my priority list at the moment).
Lars Kellogg-Stedman wrote:
> I've run into some problems adding a Unix server to an NT domain. I've
> followed the instructions in DOMAIN_MEMBER.txt; when running the
> smbpasswd command:
> ./bin/smbpasswd -j CS-NT -r CS-NTS1
> I get the following errors:
> modify_trust_password: machine CS-NTS1 rejected the session setup. Error
> was : code 131.
> 1999/07/26 11:36:37 : change_trust_account_password: Failed to change
> password for domain CS-NT.
> Unable to join domain CS-NT.
> Oddly enough, nothing shows up in the event log on CS-NTS1, even with all
> the auditing checkboxes checked. I've poked around Microsoft Technet, and
> I haven't been able to figure out what "code 131" means.
> In searching the mailing lists, it looks as if other folks have run into
> similar problems, but I haven't seen any solutions that look as if they
> would apply to my situtation. To ward off some of the questions I've seen
> in response to this sort of problem report:
> > Did you create a machine account on the PDC for the Samba box?
> > Did you set the
> > workgroup = <DOMAINNAME>
> > security = domain
> > password server = <NetBIOS name of PDC>
> > in smb.conf?
> In my config file:
> password server = pdc_name bdc_name
> >What version (date of CVS code or Beta release of 2.0)
> >are you using?
> Thanks for your help,
> -- Lars
> Lars Kellogg-Stedman <lars at larsshack.org>
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