[Samba] Not able to join domain

Bruno Guerreiro bruno.guerreiro at ine.pt
Thu Apr 6 14:08:21 GMT 2006


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Chris Boyd [mailto:Chris.Boyd at usit.ie] 
> Sent: quinta-feira, 6 de Abril de 2006 14:54
> To: Bruno Guerreiro; samba at lists.samba.org
> Subject: RE: [Samba] Not able to join domain
> Ok I've got it back to PDC by doing the "net rpc join PDC.It 
> gave me a failed to join domain error but it shows as a 
> domain PDC now. 

That syntax would be right if you were trying to join a domain called "PDC"
Showing as PDC is only dependent of the smb.conf file.

> I'm still unable to create a root account in pdbedit after 
> changing security to user (and restarting nmb/smb). I still 
> get the error in the logs about root not existing. 

Have you tried changing root's samba password, with smbpasswd?

If you issue: pdbedit -Lv, do you get any entry for root/administrator or

Best regards,
Bruno Guerreiro

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