[Samba] problem creating trusts between NT4 and samba

Christoph Scheeder christoph.scheeder at scheeder.de
Fri Feb 11 06:55:36 GMT 2005

> However, when I run "smbpasswd -a -i rumba" I get the following:
> phoenix:~ # smbpasswd -a -i ada
> New SMB password:
> Retype new SMB password:
> Failed to initialise SAM_ACCOUNT for user ada$. Does this user exist in
> the UNIX password database ?
> Failed to modify password entry for user ada$
You see this?
the user you have to create is




as this is the username for a machine-account, not a normal user....
Hope it helps...


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