[Samba] interdomain trust relationships

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Sat Oct 18 23:33:37 GMT 2003

On Sun, 2003-10-19 at 01:18, John H Terpstra wrote:
> On Sat, 18 Oct 2003, Gordon Heydon wrote:
> > Hello,
> >
> > I am also triing to set up a interdomain relationship with a NT domain
> > and I can't create the user, I execute the following command and I get
> > this.
> >
> > smbpasswd -a -i xxx
> > New SMB password:
> > Retype new SMB password:
> > Failed initialise SAM_ACCOUNT for user xxx$.
> > Failed to modify password entry for user xxx$
> >
> > I have samba set up so that I can set up users and machine
> > automatically, so I am not sure what is wrong.
> Please file a bug report on https://bugzilla.samba.org this is most likely
> a bug. As a work-around you can manually create the trust account in
> /etc/passwd and then the above process will work.

If manually creating the account in /etc/passwd fixes this, then it's
not a bug, except possibly in documentation.

We do not support 'non unix accounts' (an experimental HACK, who's real
purpose was to demonstrate free RID allocation).

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                                 abartlet at pcug.org.au
Manager, Authentication Subsystems, Samba Team  abartlet at samba.org
Student Network Administrator, Hawker College   abartlet at hawkerc.net
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