[Samba] Trust relationship between two samba with ldap backend - working now

John H Terpstra jht at samba.org
Tue Sep 21 20:22:01 GMT 2004

On Tuesday 21 September 2004 14:13, Gustavo Lima wrote:
> John,
> Just berfore I explain how it worked a last question. In NT networks we
> need to replicate WINS between PDCs. Is this needed in samba? How does it
> work? Or I have to use the same WINS server to all PDC over WAN? Not clear
> for me.

You need to use one single WINS server. WINS replication is not yet fully 
implemented and is therefore not functional.

- John T.

> I did this way.
> Joined the local domain.
> Created a machine account with smbldap-useradd -w dom2 on domain 1 machine.
> Then changed it´s password and at last changed the sambaAcctFlags in ldap
> db to [I].
> At this time the trusting was showed on list command.
> Then I did the same on the domain 2 machine.
> Ending the story I established the trust on dom1 with the command
> net rpc trustdom establish dom2
> and put the dom2 machine account password.
> At last I repeated the process on machine dom2.
> Logged on WinXP and everything was working fine.
> Thank´s by the tips. Were very usefull.
> Gustavo

John H Terpstra
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