[Samba] Samba 2.2.3a + LDAP Domain Logons

Gerald (Jerry) Carter jerry at samba.org
Mon Feb 18 07:27:06 GMT 2002

On 17 Feb 2002, Gonzalo Servat wrote:

> My user is called ntadmin and is part of the 'sysadmin' group. If I do a
> 'id ntadmin' it shows that the user is part of the group sysadmin.
> In my smb.conf I have 'domain admin group = @sysadmin'
> I have even exported the machine account I have on my home LDAP tree and
> imported it on this new machine (of course, changing the dn, uid,
> uidNumber, rid, etc) and it simply does not work. It always says Access
> Denied
> The only error that I can see in the log file is:
> ldap_open_connection: Cannot use LDAP when not root

You have to join to the domain as root.

chau, jerry
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