[Samba] Samba 3.0.22 PDC - "The parameter is incorrect"

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Thu May 4 15:46:48 GMT 2006

On Fri, Apr 28, 2006 at 06:42:11PM -0700, Rob Hall wrote:
> Hi everyone;
>       I have searched the internet up & down for an answer to this problem. I'm stumped.
>   Here's what I've got:
>   Samba 3.0.22 configured as a PDC using tdbsam as the passdb backend (switching to LDAP when I get everything working).
>   testparm says everything is fine. I've added the root user and a normal user to the database (using smbpasswd). I even went so far as to manually create a machine trust account.
>   The problem is, when I try to join a machine to the domain, it asks for the domain credentials. I supply it with \\DOMAINNAME\root and the password I set.
>   I get a message back saying:
>   "The following error occured attempting to join the domain <DOMAINNAME>:
>   The parameter is incorrect.

Debug level 10 log is needed.


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