[Samba] 3.0.21 and "Rejecting auth request from client"

Oliver Schulze L. oliver at samera.com.py
Wed Jan 4 16:22:42 GMT 2006

Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> On Wed, 2005-12-28 at 10:41 -0300, Oliver Schulze L. wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I have migrate from samba 3.0.20b to 3.0.21.
>> I restored the backup of all .tdb and when starting samba and a
>> Windows XP tries to connect, I get this error:
>> [2005/12/28 09:19:04, 0] libsmb/credentials.c:creds_server_check(159)
>>   creds_server_check: credentials check failed.
>> [2005/12/28 09:19:04, 0] rpc_server/srv_netlog_nt.c:_net_sam_logon(667)
>>   _net_sam_logon: creds_server_step failed. Rejecting auth request from 
>> client COMPUTER machine account COMPUTER$
>> I still can access the shares in the samba PDC.
> You can, because the above is compiling about domain membership
> problems.  Your machine thinks it is part of the domain, but your
> DC/sever does not.  It will now however prevent you accessing a share,
> if you can somehow log in.
Hi Andrew,
I can use the samba server normally. I can log in, and use all shares 
normally, this is
what this error confuses me

Will try with 3.0.21a and see what happend.


Oliver Schulze L.
<oliver at samera.com.py>

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