[Samba] Re: can't join to 3.0.1-pre domain

Janis Pinkis jpinkis at lanet.lv
Fri Oct 10 09:44:52 GMT 2003

Dmitry Melekhov wrote:

> Dmitry Melekhov wrote:
>> Hello!
>> I can't add w2k sp3 server to 3.0.1 (cvs from Oct. 6).
>> I trying to add server with root account and w2k says - "Can't find 
>> user name' (trabslation from russian).
> btw, I just tried to the same from w2k server sp4 and winxp 
> workstation and got the same error.
> The same problem is with today CVS ( I tried on two different Linux 
> servers - with Suse 8.1 and RH 7.3).
> And there is no problems with samba 2.2.8a.
> Any ideas?

That means You dont have a workstations user account in Your local 
(files or nss) user table. You have to make it by hand or use create 
machine account script in smb.conf.


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