[Samba] New to Samba, need help

John H Terpstra jht at Samba.Org
Tue May 24 19:08:30 GMT 2005

On Tuesday 24 May 2005 13:10, Gary Hostetler wrote:
> I have compiled and install samba 3 from source. The services start and I
> can smbclient localhost etc. just fine and I can get a list of the
> computers in my active directory with that command. When I do a wbinfo -u I
> get "error looking up domain users." My smb.conf file has security = ads,
> my realm is NCCVT.K12.DE.US, I have encrypt passwords etc.
> Any idea where to start looking?

Suggest you check chapter 7 of the book "Samba-3 by Example". There is a 
section in there on adding UNIX systems as ADS domain members. Please let me 
know if the information presented there is in any way inadequate.

You can obtain a copy of this book in PDF formate from:

John T.
John H Terpstra
Samba-Team Member
Phone: +1 (650) 580-8668

The Official Samba-3 HOWTO & Reference Guide, ISBN: 0131453556
Samba-3 by Example, ISBN: 0131472216
Hardening Linux, ISBN: 0072254971
Other books in production.

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