[Samba] Samba 3.0.14 and w2k3 terminal server / strange logon problem / is this in general possible

Josef Schauer office at s-i-s.at
Wed Aug 2 17:28:08 GMT 2006

Hi Jonathan.

Thank you for your long answer. I'm actually out of office now.

I'll be back in a few hours. I will try it later.

I'll write you back asap.

Thx Josef

Jonathan Johnson schrieb:
> On 8/2/2006 3:52 AM, Josef Schauer wrote:
>> I try to logon to the DOMAIN ISARLBERG like this:
>> username: josef
>> password: XXXXX
>> Domain: ISARLBERG
>> After getting the error, I can see this in the eventlog:
>> Tried credentials:  ISARLBERG/josef
>> Effective used credentials OBELIX/josef
>> OBELIX is the NETBIOS name of the samba server.
> What does 'pdbedit -L -v josef' reveal on the Samba server? It sounds
> almost like the user account for josef might have been created before
> the Samba server was converted to a domain controller; in this case,
> that account will be considered a local account on the Samba server
> instead of a domain account. If this is the case, then you may find it
> easiest to remove the user account and recreate it.
> This of course poses issues with user profiles -- josef's user profile
> will likely be associated with OBELIX/josef instead of ISARLBERG/josef,
> and once you successfully log in to the domain, a new user profile will
> be created for ISARLBERG/josef. There are ways of overcoming this; if
> you experience this issue feel free to write me back and I'll explain
> how to fix it. It's not that difficult -- it involves replacing ACLs on
> the profile, user registry hive (NTUSER.DAT), and modifying a registry
> entry in the HKLM hive.
> -Jonathan Johnson
> Sutinen Consulting, Inc.
> www.sutinen.com
> jon at sutinen.com

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