[Samba] I think I have found the problem, now whats the solution?

Mark Taylor mark.taylor at siriusit.co.uk
Mon Mar 21 09:22:34 GMT 2005

On Monday 21 March 2005 08:43, Phil Foxton wrote:
> I am trying to setup a Debian Sarge box as a file/print server for a
> Win2k3 AD.  The linux box can join the AD domain (using kinit
> administrator at EBUYER.SHE then net ads join)
> A wbinfo -u gives me "error retreive user list"
> A wbinfo -g just list the groups in the "BUILTIN" object on the 2k3
> server
> A wbinfo --sequence gives me :
> Now, as far as I can tell winbind is trying to use the BUILTIN group and
> not the actual domain for it's groups and users.
> Am I barking up the wrong tree, or if I am correct how do I force
> winbindd to look at the right groups and users?

Without some more info on your setup (extract from smb.conf would be nice) 
it's tricky.
What precisely did you join with 'net ads join'...
you may want to create your machine account within a *particular* 
organizational unit if your AD setup is complex...

> Phil
> --
> Phil Foxton
> Systems Administrator
> Ebuyer (UK) Ltd
> 201 Woodbourn Road, Sheffield, S9 3LR

Mark Taylor
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