[Samba] Samba3 PDC and W2K3 server

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Thu May 4 15:49:33 GMT 2006

On Tue, May 02, 2006 at 04:06:03PM +0200, maimic at free.fr wrote:
> I can't join a SAMBA3 domain from a W2K3 server.
> - Error message on the W2K3 server : "The parameter is incorrect"
> - Error message in the samba logs :
> rpc_parse/parse_samr.c:samr_io_userinfo_ctr(6479)
>   samr_io_userinfo_ctr: unknown switch level 0x1a
> rpc_server/srv_samr.c:api_samr_set_userinfo(786)
>   api_samr_set_userinfo: Unable to unmarshall SAMR_Q_SET_USERINFO.
> - Samba version : version 3.0.22
>   Samba Server role: ROLE_DOMAIN_PDC
> - winver of the W2K3 server : Version 5.2.3790 Service Pack 1 Build 3790
>   "Appliance Edition"
>   The W2K3 server is in a workgroup.
> Has anyone got success when joining a samba3 domain from a W2K3 server ?
> A WinXP client can join this SAMBA3 domain.
>   When I compare the list of RPC commands sent by the XP client and the W2K3
> server (see below), this is the same list of commands from the first one to the
> command  "SAMR_SET_USERINFO" used to modify the machine account password on the
> server.
>   This "SAMR_SET_USERINFO" command is sent after another "SAMR_SET_USERINFO"
> command which gives the error message "unknown switch level 0x1a", as indicated
> above.
> Had anybody a glance on the list of rpc commands sent by a w2k3 server when
> joining a SAMBA3 domain ?

You might want to try the 3.0.23 pre-release. I added a bunch of
new info levels for SETUSERINFO for this release.


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