[Samba] samba-3 problem joining ws to domain

Christoph Scheeder christoph.scheeder at scheeder.de
Sun Jan 30 10:35:19 GMT 2005

This was a limitation in samba 3.0.x up until 3.0.11-pre1.
Only the user mapped to root was able to join machines to a samba-domain.
In the latest version (samba-3.0.11-rc1) there have been added some
rights to allow joining of machines for other users.
have a look at


this link was posted from Jerry Carter to document the new features 7 Days ago.
Hope it helps

cj schrieb:
> G'day Rauno,
> Just wondering if you ever found a solution to your problem 
> (http://lists.samba.org/archive/samba/2003-September/073997.html)
> regarding Windows 2K workstations joining a Samba3 domain. I seem to be 
> experiencing the same problems - with the access denied message.
> Any ideas would be most appreciated.
> Regards
> Corey Johnston.

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