[Samba] Problem with Samba PDC and WIN2000

Timothy Kersten sentrum-lists at sentrum.net.au
Thu Jan 30 01:35:55 GMT 2003

Well only the root user can add "Workstations" to the domain.

-----Original Message-----
From: Santiago Avila [mailto:savila at kywi.com.ec] 
Sent: Thursday, 30 January 2003 12:27 PM
To: Timothy Kersten
Subject: Re: [Samba] Problem with Samba PDC and WIN2000

No, I am using a user account

Timothy Kersten wrote:

>Are you using the "root" user and password in smbpasswd to join to the 
>-----Original Message-----
>From: samba-bounces+sentrum-lists=sentrum.net.au at lists.samba.org
>[mailto:samba-bounces+sentrum-lists=sentrum.net.au at lists.samba.org] On 
>Behalf Of Santiago Avila
>Sent: Thursday, 30 January 2003 11:56 AM
>To: samba at lists.samba.org
>Subject: [Samba] Problem with Samba PDC and WIN2000
>I just installed a Samba Server as a PDC and my WIN9X machines worked
>just fine, but I can´t join WIN2000 Clients to the domain.
>I created the Trust Account but when a join the domain I get the
>message. "The following error occured attempting to join the domain
>"TECNICO"" Logon failure: unknown user name or bad password
>Also, in the /var/log/samba/taller.log I got
>[2003/01/29 19:41:23,0] 
>  api_samr_set_userinfo: Unable to unmarshall SAMR_Q_SET_USERINFO.
>[2003/01/29 19:41:23, 0]
>  startsmbfilepwent_internal: unable to open file /etc/samba/smbpasswd.

>Error was Permission denied
>[2003/01/29 19:41:23, 0] passdb/smbpass.c:iterate_getsmbpwuid(1240)
>  unable to open smb password database.

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