[Samba] Re: [Samba] ldap and xp can´t join the domain

abartlet at samba.org abartlet at samba.org
Sat Apr 27 01:30:03 GMT 2002

On Fri, Apr 26, 2002 at 08:28:55AM -0500, Gerald Carter wrote:
> On 25 Apr 2002, Bradley W. Langhorst wrote:
> > On Thu, 2002-04-25 at 16:56, Axel Machens wrote:> 
> > > But I ´m not shure about the working with machine accounts to join my
> > > domain named samba.
> > I assume you are using samba3 head?
> > if so I'm also having trouble getting an XP pro machine to join the
> > domain.  It use to "just work" with 2.2.4pre - the machine account would
> > be created automatically.
> > 
> > now there is a new config param
> >  add machine script
> > in swat - I don't know what I need to put in there - but i'm looking
> > through the code to find out.
> It's just a separate script for creating machine accounts.
> If it has no value, smbd should default to using the "add 
> user script" value.

Originally it did, but I got asked (I think by tridge, but is was a while ago)
to lose that 'magic' behaviour.  Simply set it to a reasonalble value,
or the same thing as add user script if thats what you want.

Andrew Bartlett

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