[Samba] Problems making use of 2K PDC
MGaffey at fastekintl.com
Wed Jan 29 22:06:20 GMT 2003
I had the same problem except mine was working for several months then
decided to quit ... deleted the computers from the domain and re-added them
smbpasswd -j DOMAIN -r DOMAINPDCSMBNAME -UAdministrator%password
Works again, but I still don't understand what caused it.
From: Kenny Mann [mailto:Kennymann at cdrobot.com]
Sent: Wednesday, January 29, 2003 3:47 PM
To: samba at lists.samba.org
Subject: [Samba] Problems making use of 2K PDC
I'm having problems with samba using the 2K PDC.
I've gotten it to successfully join the 2K PDC via smbpasswd. Winbindd
is running and I can ping it. I've tried googling, but was unsuccessful
at finding something useful. The Windows 2K event viewer shows:
The session setup from the computer DATASRV failed to authenticate. The
name of the account referenced in the security database is DATASRV$.
The following error occurred:
Access is denied.
On my linux box, I'm using datasrv, does case matter?
My box is Lunar-Linux.
AMB Athlon XP 1700+
256MB PC2100 DDR Memory
40GB 7200 RPM hard drive. 2 partitions. 3.5GB and a 35.5 Everything is
installed on the 3.5GB
PDC is Windows 2000 Server
Compaq Prolient w/ 2GB of RAM & 20GB Ultra3 SCSI 15K RPM and 80GB 5400
IDE 5400RPM (yeah, I know it sounds funny but the big HD is just for
stale data... Mostly backup)
wbinfo -u gives
Wbinfo -t gives
Secret is good
security = domain
encrypt passwords = yes
netbios name = Datasrv
workgroup = CDROBOT
log file = /var/log/samba/%m.log
password server = mainsrv
domain master = yes
os level = 65
winbind separator = +
winbind uid = 10000-20000
winbind gid = 10000-20000
winbind enum users = yes
winbind enum groups = yes
template homedir = /home/winnt/%D/%U
comment = public
path = /home/tmp
read only = no
public = yes
Testparm complains that the winbind separator might cause problems with
group memobship. I've tried using '-' and it stopped complaining, but
didn't fix the problem. I use '+' because it's used in the docs.
Has anyone experianced this?
Sometimes the users have problems signing on the the PDC saying that no
domain controller exist. Very weird, because after a few tries it seems
to work on 98/ME machines. 2K & XP seem to experience this as well, but
If anyone needs more info, feel free to ask. TIA!
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