[Samba] Can not add a new NT Workstation to a new (vampired)
stephen at vermeulen.ca
Tue Dec 11 04:28:36 GMT 2007
Stephen Vermeulen wrote:
> I am replacing an old NT4.0 Server with a debian 4.0R1 etch Linux
> server (samba 3.0.24).
> This was with a completely fresh install of debian.
> I first added the samba server (star3) to the old NT4 PDC using the
> server manager tool
> and then did a:
> net rpc join -S nova -UAdministrator%password
> This worked and I was able to access the machine from the PDC.
> I then did a vampire:
> net rpc vampire -S nova -W BUTLER -UAdministrator%password
> and this worked for most of the user accounts and machine accounts
> (there were some that
> had errors, but these were mostly for old users or machines that were
> long since gone), these
> errors look like:
I checked the SIDs of the original NT4 PDC and the samba BDC (after net
run) and they were different. Could this be causing problems? According
to this microsoft article:
"... a BDC's relationship to a Domain is identified by it having the
same computer SID as the other Domain Controllers (DCs)."
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