[Samba] Rookie Question - Change Computer Name
icarrion at allinterior.com
Tue Aug 27 05:04:18 GMT 2002
Sure SAMBA is configured as PDC & Wins Server on our domain.
MY SMB.CONF FOLLOWS:
# Global parameters
workgroup = FRUITS
netbios name = SAMBA
server string = %h server (Samba %v)
encrypt passwords = Yes
null passwords = Yes
passwd program = /usr/bin/passwd %u
passwd chat = *Enter\snew\sUNIX\spassword:* %n\n
*Retype\snew\sUNIX\spassword:* %n\n .
unix password sync = Yes
syslog = 0
log file = /var/log/samba/log.%m
max log size = 1000
socket options = TCP_NODELAY SO_RCVBUF=8192 SO_SNDBUF=8192
domain admin group = root @wheel
add user script = /usr/sbin/useradd -d /dev/null -g 100 -s
/bin/false -M %u
logon script = logonscript.bat
logon path = ""
logon home = ""
domain logons = Yes
os level = 64
preferred master = True
domain master = True
dns proxy = No
wins support = Yes
admin users = root fpriie
comment = Home Directories
read only = No
create mask = 0775
directory mask = 0775
browseable = No
comment = Network Logon Service
path = /home/samba/netlogon
guest ok = Yes
share modes = No
comment = All Printers
path = /tmp
create mask = 0700
printable = Yes
browseable = No
exec = /bin/mount /cdrom
postexec = /bin/umount /cdrom
From: samba-admin at lists.samba.org [mailto:samba-admin at lists.samba.org]
On Behalf Of Kai Blin
Sent: Tuesday, August 27, 2002 9:53 AM
To: samba at lists.samba.org
Subject: Re: [Samba] Rookie Question - Change Computer Name
On Tuesday 27 August 2002 15:35, Irving Carrion wrote:
> We have been able to successfully install / configure SAMBA on our LAN
> WAN. Everything is working out just fine.. Just 1 little problem (And
> I'm sure it is something I screwed up or missed in the docs).
Samba configured as PDC?
> When changing a computer name on the client PC (Win2k), I receive an
> "Access Denied" error. I've even tried using the root account to
> the name with no avail. Although I am able to join the domain.
If you have a domain setup I'd say samba can't change the name of the
account. This actually depends on if you have a domain.
> I can post my smb.conf file if need be.
this could help.
Kai Blin Linux system administrator Tel: Ring-86592
Allgemeine Chirurgie Universitaetsklinikum Tuebingen
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