[Samba] Joining a Windows XP machine to a Samba PDC

Randy S randoms at yahoo.com
Wed Apr 24 18:35:02 GMT 2002

I think there is a registry patch you need to apply.

I haven't done it, but I remember reading something to that affect. Do your
Win2k boxes have sp2? I also remember reading those sometimes need the same
registry change.

--- Lance Myatt <tiggerm at bigpond.com> wrote:
> I am trying to join a Windows XP machine to a Samba PDC, but I keep receiving
> the error "no mapping between account names and security ID's was done".  I
> am running the latest stable release (2.2.3a), and have followed the
> instructions in the Samba-PDC-HOWTO.  I have created machine accounts
> manually, and have been able to join a Windows 2000 machine to the domain.
> I have looked on USENET for a solution, but no one seems to have the
> definitive solution.  Does anyone here know the cause of this problem and how
> I can fix it?
> Thanks,
> Lance

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