authority to join a domain
tpot at linuxcare.com.au
Thu Mar 22 05:08:52 GMT 2001
Ben Liblit writes:
> I am trying to add a Samba 2.0.7 box to an existing domain. The Samba
> box will not be a domain controller; it's just going to be a
> nondescript member of the domain. The primary domain controller is
> running Windows 2000, but is also configured to emulate an NT4 PDC.
> Our system administrators did their side of things, and told me that
> user "domain\liblit" now has permission to add machine "zubzub" to the
> "domain" domain. I became root on "zubzub" and ran the following
> # smbpasswd -j DOMAIN -r PRIME
The administrator has to add a the machine PRIME using the server
manager for smbpasswd to work. The "add machines to domain"
permission isn't used by Samba.
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