[Samba] creds_server_check failed. Rejecting auth request
dermot at sciencephoto.com
Mon Feb 26 19:36:59 GMT 2007
smbd Version 3.0.23c-2 on FC6. tdbsam backend.
I am trying to migrate my domain from a window box to linux. I have
created all the user accounts and some of the machine accounts. I
downed the Windows box and brought the Linux box on-line with same
workgroup name as the old PDC. The smb.conf looks good according to
I tried to login from one of the machine who's account had been
manually added using useradd and pdbedit but the windows XP client
reports that the "domain controller is down or otherwise unavailable,
or the computer account does not exist.".
The machine's (netbios) log file reads: "_net_auth2:
creds_server_check failed. Rejecting auth request from client MACHINE
machine account MACHINE$
While it's IP based log file reads:
write_data: write failure in writing to client 188.8.131.52. Error
Connection reset by peer
Error writing 5 bytes to client. -1. (Connection reset by peer)
The machine (and user account) exist:
I can't see anything relevant that would explain the problem, and all
the searches I have made on this error refer to a ldap backend which
I am not using.
Does anyone have any suggestions that I could try?
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