[Samba] "admin user =" problems
lluisbatlle at tavil.net
Tue Aug 20 03:52:01 GMT 2002
The 'admin user' must have rights to add a user to the system (useradd command),
because each machine in the domain must have a username in the unix system.
Usually root is the only user able to add more users; so, it is the only one
who can add machines to the domain.
Hope it helps!
On Tue, Aug 20, 2002 at 05:28:53AM -0700, smb bert wrote:
> A good day to you all. i am testing samba 2.2.3a on an rh 7.3 linux box with windows 2000 as client. i noticed that the admin user parameter doesn't seem to work; i.e. when i specify any user other than root, i cannot seem to join a w2k machine into the domain.
> Another thing i noticed is that, when logged on as the domain admin, i don't seem to have admin rights to the local computer. Is this normal?
> Any comments/suggestions are welcome. Thanks.
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