[Samba] Trouble joining domain at BDC site [SOLVED]
dsonenberg at strozllc.com
Thu May 19 23:04:01 GMT 2005
Just to follow up. Mr. Terpstra was nice enough to help me on the
phone. The problem was that the office with the problem did not have a
wins server defined. Once I updated the dhcpd.conf to publish the win
server address everthing worked fine. Thanks John.
David Sonenberg wrote:
> It has the
> win server = IP.OF.PDC
> How can I check to if it's regeistered correctly?
> Bruno Guerreiro wrote:
>>Is your BDC at office 2, registering itself correctly in your wins server?
>>From: David Sonenberg [mailto:dsonenberg at strozllc.com]
>>Sent: quinta-feira, 19 de Maio de 2005 0:47
>>To: samba at lists.samba.org
>>Subject: [Samba] Trouble joining domain at BDC site
>>I have no trouble joining the domain in our main office(samba PDC) or a
>>branch office(samba BDC) but for some reason I can't join the domain at
>>the branch office 2(also samba BDC) All three offices are running
>>3.0.11 and the 2 branch offices have identical configurations, aside
>>from ip address'. The message I get from Windows XP is:
>>The following error occured attempting to join the domain "strozllc"
>>The specified domain does not exist or could not be contacted.
>>I was able to join a linux machine to the domain by doing:
>>net rpc join -U administrator -S FQDN.OF.PDC
>>Is there a windows registry entry where I can put the FQDN of the PDC or
>>is there something else I should try?
Systems / Network Administrator
Stroz Friedberg, LLC
15 Maiden Lane
New York, NY 10038
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