[Samba] Can't re-add NT box to domain

Chris Garrigues cwg-dated-1081006375.3a5c00 at deepeddy.com
Mon Mar 29 15:32:53 GMT 2004

> From:  "Chris Tepaske" <chris at lincom.net.au>
> Date:  Mon, 29 Mar 2004 16:11:23 +1000
> NT4 box are not known as DC only Win 2K and Win 2003 box are DC's in NT 4
> you have a PDC or a BDC and yes you can not have a NT 4 PDC or BDC in a
> Samba domain. In order for your NT 4 box to be either a PDC or BDC you would
> have specified it during the install. In order to tell now I would look in
> the Admin tools on the NT box and see if you can find server manager, open
> it up and see what it says, it should tell you if you have a PDC or BDC. If
> your server is a PDC then if you want to join the Samba domain you will need
> to rebuild it as a member server.

Based on the tests that both you and Craig suggested, it appears that the 
system is *not* a DC.  Server manager doesn't say that it's either a PDC or a 
BDC.  Also, my cohort, Jeff, is fairly certain that it wasn't a DC before.


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