[Samba] inter domain trust - another network

John H Terpstra jht at Samba.Org
Wed May 11 20:23:46 GMT 2005

On Wednesday 11 May 2005 14:08, Victor Medina wrote:
> Hi all!!!
> I am trying to stablish a interdomain relationship, but i am having
> serious problem making samba and nt seeing domains in another network
> segments. Which is the best and easier way to configure samba to
> stablish relashionships between domains in differents network segments?

Attempting to solve multi-segmented windows networking without WINS is like 
trying to fish with a rifle. Have you read the Samba-HOWTO-Collection?

- John T.

> For example i have domain A in network and domain B in
> network They are both under the same building, so
> bandwidth is not a problem. I can perfectly ping each machine, so
> routing is not a problem.
> linux:~ # ping
> PING ( 56(84) bytes of data.
> 64 bytes from icmp_seq=1 ttl=127 time=0.361 ms
> 64 bytes from icmp_seq=2 ttl=127 time=0.354 ms
> --- ping statistics ---
> 2 packets transmitted, 2 received, 0% packet loss, time 1000ms
> rtt min/avg/max/mdev = 0.354/0.357/0.361/0.019 ms
> But when a try to stablish the relationship, it simply cannot find the
> PDC or the other domain, when issuing the command:
>  net rpc trustdom establish OTHERDOMAIN
> Samba quits saying it can't find the other domain PDC, so i supposed it
> is a wins problem.
> Any suggestion?
> Best Regards
> Vic.

John H Terpstra
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