[Samba] samba-3 problem joining ws to domain

cj corey at tt.com.au
Sun Jan 30 11:20:28 GMT 2005


Thank you so much for pointing this out to me - it will save me from 
ripping more of my hair out!

I must have missed this info in the howto - I had assumed it was just 
another problem I was experiencing
because I was using Sun Directory Server and not OpenLDAP as the backend.

Thanks again


Christoph Scheeder wrote:

> Hi,
> 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
>     http://samba.org/~jerry/Samba-Rights-HOWTO
> this link was posted from Jerry Carter to document the new features 7 
> Days ago.
> Hope it helps
> Christoph
> 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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