[Samba] Probs joining Samba PDC with WinXP

Marian Mlcoch, Ing mm at tsmp.sk
Wed Jul 23 07:07:50 GMT 2003

Have you normal user in smbpasswd file?

This two commands must be executed for each user...
useradd user
smbpasswd -a user

What is your smb.conf?


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Patrick Flohr" <Flohr.P at t-online.de>
To: <samba at lists.samba.org>
Sent: Wednesday, July 23, 2003 8:43 AM
Subject: [Samba] Probs joining Samba PDC with WinXP

> Hello,
> I'm using Debian 3.0 with Samba 2.2.8a-1.0 when i try to join my
> xp-mashine (xp-pro with sighnorseal patch) to the domain using the root
> accout
> i get the error: "unknown user or invalid password",  but when i connect
> via swat everything works fine.
> i added a mashineaccount to passwd and smbpasswd, trying to join the
> xp-mashine via a normal user accout fails with
> "access denied",  the following lines are taken from the log file:
> [2003/07/23 03:22:22, 0] rpc_server/srv_samr.c:api_samr_set_userinfo(670)
>   api_samr_set_userinfo: Unable to unmarshall SAMR_Q_SET_USERINFO.
> [2003/07/23 03:22:22, 0] passdb/pdb_smbpasswd.c:pdb_getsampwrid(1418)
>   unable to open passdb database.
> using the root accout, nothing is loged.
> I hope somebody can help, i try for days.
> Thanks in advance
> Patrick Flohr
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