[Samba] Samba 2.2.3 problem

Gerald Carter jerry at samba.org
Tue Feb 5 12:39:57 GMT 2002

On Mon, 4 Feb 2002 m.o.tigchelaar at kpn.com wrote:

> Hi Noel,
> Thank you for your reply. I did not try creating the machine account
> beforehand because with Samba 2.2.2 I don't have to. On Samba 2.2.2
> everything works just fine when I do a "smbpasswd -j DOMAIN -r PDC -U
> Administrator" -> with "wbinfo -t" I get the "secret is good" message.
> When I try the same thing with Samba 2.2.3 I keep getting the "secret is
> bad" message. So I guess I will have to try your method of creating the
> machine account on the PDC before actually joining the domain... But WHY
> does the documented method not work anymore?


Can you send me a level 10 debug log of the smbpasswd failed session?

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