[Samba] can't join a 2000 domain
looking4urlp at hotmail.com
Tue Apr 9 09:32:03 GMT 2002
Thanks for your suggestion Michael, but that did not work for me. I also
found out that the command:
smbclient -L MYSERVER
Error connecting to IP_OF_MYSERVER
Connection to MYSERVER failed
So I am back to square 0.
>From: "Blanchard, Michael" <MBlanchard at grandaire.com>
>To: <samba at lists.samba.org>
>Subject: RE: [Samba] can't join a 2000 domain
>Date: Tue, 9 Apr 2002 11:52:48 -0400
>Oopsie, forgot to sent it to the list :)
>Don't know about ipchains, but "smbpasswd -j -r MYSERVER -U
>DOMAINADMINACCOUNT worked for me.
>From: Maurice GL [mailto:looking4urlp at hotmail.com]
>Sent: Tuesday, April 09, 2002 11:47 AM
>To: samba at lists.samba.org
>Subject: [Samba] can't join a 2000 domain
>I configured and installed samba 2.2.3a on my Red Hat 7.2 server, and I
>the server to join a domain for authentication. I have already done that
>using RH 6.2 and samba 2.2.2 but now I am experiencing some
>My smb.conf file says:
> workgroup = MYDOMAIN
> netbios name = AMAROK
> server string = Samba Server on AMAROK
> interfaces = eth0
> security = DOMAIN
> encrypt passwords = Yes
> password server = MYSERVER
>When I use the command:
>smbpasswd -j MyDomain
>I get the following answer:
>fetch_domain_sid: unable to connect to SMB server on machine MyServer.
>was : SUCCESS - 0.
>Failed to get domain SID. Unable to join domain MYDOMAIN.
>I am unsure about the meaning of the error message: It says Error was:
>SUCCESS. Which I find a bit deceiving!
>I can connect to my shares from my win machine because I created an
>for myself in the smbpasswd file, giving the same password I use to
>authenticate to the W2K domain, but authentication is done at the samba
>server level, I want authentication from the domain controller.
>Another bit of information: When I installed my RH server, I selected
>security and that installed some ipchains rules that blocked off access
>swat. I had to rework the rules to allow me to connect to swat. Maybe
>are some other rules that prevent access to ports 137 to 139 that I have
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