[Samba] Re: Joining samba server to Windows AD OU when OU has slashes in OU name

Rex Dieter rdieter at math.unl.edu
Sun Mar 19 02:52:16 GMT 2006

david.lists.samba.org at neo-neural.net wrote:

> The problem is that it appears the "net" command ('net ads join',
> specifically) translates forward slashes as OU name separators, when in
> fact, they can actually be part of an OU name. Example: I want to join
> my system, TEST001, to the OU 'IT Systems/Admins' 

IMO, regardless of whether it is technically legal or not, it was/is a
bad idea to use /'s in the OU name in question.

-- Rex

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