[Samba] Renamed Win2K Box No Longer Authenticates
colman at ppllc.com
Mon Mar 28 20:06:42 GMT 2005
>>>>> "DZ" == Denis Zaitsev <zzz at anda.ru> writes:
DZ> On Mon, Mar 28, 2005 at 02:09:00PM -0500, Jake Colman wrote:
>> My home network uses Samba 2.2.7 as a PDC for a windows network running a mix
>> of Win98 and Win2K machines. The domain name is JNCHOME.
>> My office laptop, named MERCURY, is on the PRINCIPIA domain. I successfully
>> configured PRINCIPIA as a trusted network for JNCHOME so that when I connect
>> MERCURY to the JNCHOME network I get full access to all JNCHOME services.
>> This has been working for many months.
>> The office IS staff just renamed MERCURY as JCOLMAN. Now when I connect my
>> laptop to JNCHOME I can no longer browse JNCHOME nor get access to any of its
>> services. What do I do?
>> I did try creating a new machine account for jcolman$ and then using
>> 'smbpasswd -a -m jcolman' to add the machine but this did not help.
>> So how do I get my renamed office laptop to gain access to my home network
DZ> Perhaps you must (again) join to the domain from your renamed laptop.
Which domain? Do I have to rejoin the laptop to JNCHOME? Even though the
laptop is a PRINCIPIA laptop? So I temporarily change the domain name to be
JNCHOME just for this execise?
Sr. Applications Developer
Principia Partners LLC
Harborside Financial Center
1001 Plaza Two
Jersey City, NJ 07311
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