[Samba] Can't join domain - no message

smg at goldmedal.co.uk smg at goldmedal.co.uk
Thu Oct 14 14:57:09 GMT 2004

The IP has been changed for security, but yes it's correct.

The fact that no message is given is the problem - no message either way.
I've setup Samba loads of times and seen successes ans fails at this point,
but never nothing.  The same happened originally when I tried installing
Samba 3.  I installed this version as I knew is was working on another
system with the same O/S level.

This is why I'm stuck.



-----Original Message-----
From: Gerald (Jerry) Carter [mailto:jerry at samba.org]
Sent: 14 October 2004 15:37
To: Stuart Manning
Cc: samba at lists.samba.org
Subject: Re: [Samba] Can't join domain - no message

Gold Medal Travel E Mail disclaimer

This e-mail contains proprietary information some or all of which may 
be legally privileged.  It is for the intended recipient only.  If an
addressing or transmission error has misdirected this e-mail, please 
notify the author by replying to this e-mail.  If you are not the 
intended recipient you must not use, disclose, distribute, copy, print or
rely on this e-mail.

Hash: SHA1

smg at goldmedal.co.uk wrote:
| Output from smbpasswd with debug level 10:
| ./smbpasswd -D 10 -j DOMAINNAME -r PDC -U username
| Password:
| Connecting to at port 445
| As you can see, no message to say domain joined
| or not

You should get some configmarion such as "joined domain BLAH"
Is that IP address corret ?  Does smbpasswd every connect ?
The log file shouldn't just stop.  There should be a lot
more information after that last line.

cheers, jerry
- ---------------------------------------------------------------------
Alleviating the pain of Windows(tm)      ------- http://www.samba.org
GnuPG Key                ----- http://www.plainjoe.org/gpg_public.asc
"If we're adding to the noise, turn off this song"--Switchfoot (2003)
Version: GnuPG v1.2.4 (GNU/Linux)
Comment: Using GnuPG with Mozilla - http://enigmail.mozdev.org


More information about the samba mailing list