[Samba] Re: REVISED: Nobody can join domain (was W2K can't join 3.0.7 domain)

Igor Belyi sambauser at katehok.ac93.org
Tue Oct 19 14:32:16 GMT 2004

There could be number of reasons why you can't join domain. The best way 
to investigate your problem is to look in smbd log for error messages.


Misty Stanley-Jones wrote:
> On Monday 18 October 2004 14:51, Misty Stanley-Jones wrote:
>>W2K reports "User not found" when I try to join the domain.  However, the
>>machine account is indeed created in LDAP!  But the machine doesn't think
>>it has joined.
> I also can't join from a Linux system.  Here is what I get:
> baa:/home/misty # net rpc join -SCORPSRV -U root
> Password:
> Create of workstation account failed
> Unable to join domain CORP1.
> But the machine account is created fine in LDAP, it's in the right ou, has the 
> right GID and everything.  Can someone give me a clue what might be happening 
> here?  I assume it's the same problem with the W2K system as well.
> Misty

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