[Samba] Samba 2.2.7a and XP pro

Bradley W. Langhorst brad at langhorst.com
Thu Apr 10 18:03:08 GMT 2003

On Thu, 2003-04-10 at 13:56, Michael Roark wrote:
> I have read over the lists and search the web, I know this question has
> been asked before, but I've not been able to fix my problem so I'll ask
> here.
> I have been successful in joining the XP machine to the domain however it
> when I try to login to the domain windows instantly kicks up the message:
> "Windows cannot connect to the domain, either because the domaincontroller
> is down or otherwise unavailable, or because your computer account was not
> found. Please try again later. If this message continues to appear,
> contact your system administrator for assistance."
> Unfortunately I'm that sys admin and cannot seem to get the problem fixed.
> Any help will be greatly appreciated.
are you sure that the machine account exists?
is the netlogon share coorect?
did you mess with the SID on the server?

step through the pdc section of the howto again.

oh - upgrade to 2.2.8a for some important security fixes

Bradley W. Langhorst <brad at langhorst.com>

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