[Samba] Samba 2.2.4 on Solaris Sparc reporting "cannot create a SAM SID "

Cl. Yuri Huitron Alvarado clyuri at infosal.uadec.mx
Wed Jun 19 13:01:06 GMT 2002

My server it's a local master browser  which has an active sharing .

When I try to start the smbd , the log reads :

[2002/06/19 14:32:32, 0] smbd/server.c:(707)
  smbd version 2.2.4 started.
  Copyright Andrew Tridgell and the Samba Team 1992-2002
[2002/06/19 14:32:33, 0] passdb/secrets.c:(43)
  Failed to open /usr/local/samba/private/secrets.tdb
[2002/06/19 14:32:34, 0] passdb/machine_sid.c:(163)
  pdb_generate_sam_sid: Failed to store generated machine SID.
[2002/06/19 14:32:34, 0] smbd/server.c:(793)
  ERROR: Samba cannot create a SAM SID.

and the sharing cannot be visible from the other machines on the 

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