[Samba] Joining a domain controller with a conflict name

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Wed Apr 13 22:51:32 GMT 2005

On Wed, 2005-04-13 at 15:40 -0700, Ephi Dror wrote:
> Hi All,
> Is it a way to prevent joining a domain with a netbios name that already
> used by other domain member?.

> Is it the responsibility of the IT person to make sure the name is
> unique?

Yes.  Otherwise it would not be possible to simply 'rejoin' the domain
when a server is rebuilt, for example.

Andrew Bartlett
Andrew Bartlett                                http://samba.org/~abartlet/
Authentication Developer, Samba Team           http://samba.org
Student Network Administrator, Hawker College  http://hawkerc.net
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