[Samba] problem with join Win2K workstation to a SAMBA PDC

Kurt Weiss input.maillists at kwnet.at
Thu Mar 13 16:16:13 GMT 2003

1) *check, if the name u use to join the domain is root*
2) check if all network drive mappings are removed.
3) check, thats the workgroup, which is setted now, is not the same name 
as the domain...
3) check if username and machinename is not the same

Alexey Raevsky schrieb:
> Hello all,
> When I try to join Win2K workstation to a SAMBA PDC from the
> workstation (with Network ID wizard), I get a error "The account used
> is a computer account. Use your global user account bla-bla-bla".
> When I adding machine manually by editing /etc/passwd and so on,
> everything is OK.
> What should I do to fix this?
> Best regards,
> Alexey

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