[Samba] problem adding server to domain using ldap

Larry Brown lsbrown at crb.cc
Thu Aug 14 02:07:06 GMT 2003

To make things more of a joke, I can browse the samba server with 
credentials of administrator and the appropriate password and access 
what is set as the home for administrator.

Larry Brown wrote:

> I followed the howto's that I could find and believe I am close. 
> However, I'm getting a message from the Windows2000 box I'm trying to 
> add to the domain that the user (administrator) doesn't exist.

> I have the machine name added to the ldap server with machineName$ as 
> its UID.  I have been able to add a win98 box to the domain and login 
> as administrator so I know samba is using the ldap for authentication 
> (administer account doesn't exist on the samba box).  However, the 
> message stating the user doesn't exist persists.
> Does anyone have any idea what I'm missing?

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