[Samba] Cannot join SAMBA domain from XP/2K
deff at zoznam.sk
Sun Sep 19 20:50:34 GMT 2004
On Saturday 18 September 2004 21:31, Alexei Monastyrnyi wrote:
> And what was the result of that struggle?
> Didi you make it work?
Yes, I did. In some other thread someone mentioned that it is mandatory to put
all users and machines accounts to ou=People due to some weird samba design
decision. However, it isn't mentioned in any howto, neither official nor
idealx's, and samba doesn't complain about it in any way either. Too
> deff wrote:
> >UPDATE THE DOCS!!!
> >For christ's sake, I've killed 3 days over this.
> >And i'm pretty sure i'm not the only one.
> >On Friday 17 September 2004 16:57, Alexei Monastyrnyi wrote:
> >>Hi List.
> >>I've got SAMBA 3.0.7 with LDAP passwd backend (OpenLDAP 2.2.15) on
> >>Solaris 9 box.
> >>When joining the domain I have permanent error "The user name could not
> >>be found".
> >>To add machine I use account "administrator" which is already exist in
> >>SAMBA/LDAP with uid=0 and proper password.
> >>I have "add machine script" directive in smb.conf file and I see that
> >>it works when I try to join the domain.
> >>add machine script = /usr/local/sbin/smbldap-useradd -w %u
> >>This script is from IDEALX smbldap-tools 0.8.5 package which is supposed
> >>to be comparaible with SAMBA 3.0.
> >>In the IDELX doc file they say that "add machine script" adds only Posix
> >>stuff for machine LDAP account. And the rest should be added
> >>automatically during join process.
> >>So, Posiix account for machine is successfully created but not BAMBA one.
> >>And in LDAP log file I see no attempts from SAMBA server to do that.
> >>Neither see I errors in SAMBA log.
> >>My question is: what are the steps during the domain join process with
> >>SAMBA + LDAP as backend?
> >>Thanks for any hint.
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