[Samba] The specified user does not exist.

Tomasz Chmielewski mangoo at wpkg.org
Tue Nov 8 22:08:21 GMT 2005

Jimmy Aoxamub schrieb:
> Hi Christopher,
> I am getting the subject line as an error when trying to add a machine to the network. Please assist if you can.
> The same account can add other machines to the domain but simply refuses with this one.
> Any aid will be appreciated.

make sure Samba can add machine accounts:

1) see smb.conf and look for add machine script
2) execute is as root (and add test_machine account)
3) do "getent passwd" to see this machine is in the user list

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