[Samba] Server can't join domain on different subnet

John H Terpstra jht at Samba.Org
Mon Jun 20 19:13:57 GMT 2005

On Monday 20 June 2005 12:59, Adam Engel wrote:
> I have a fileserver that is on a different subnet then our domain
> controller.  When I attempt to join the server I receive the following
> message:
> # net rpc join -S loanprotector -U Adiminstrator
> Unable to find a suitable server
> Unable to find a suitable server
> This is the first server that I have tried to join the domain from a
> different subnet.  Is there something that I am doing wrong? Or some
> sort of limitation?

Are you using WINS? Is the WINS server common for the entire segmented 

- John T.
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