[Samba] Samba and LDAP: Trouble adding Win XP machines to the domain

Edmundo Valle Neto edmundo.valle at terra.com.br
Wed Jun 27 00:36:32 GMT 2007

John Drescher escreveu:
> On 6/26/07, Asier Baranguán <abaranguan at elpagestion.com> wrote:
>> El Martes, 26 de Junio de 2007 10:23, mikelOn escribió:
>> >         add user script = /usr/sbin/smbldap-useradd -m "%u"
>> If your users are Windows users you should add an '-a' here, and add 
>> the users
>> with the '-a' flag. Like this:
>>         add user script = /usr/sbin/smbldap-useradd -m -a "%u"
>> >         delete user script = /usr/sbin/smbldap-userdel -r "%u"
>> >         add group script = /usr/sbin/smbldap-groupadd "%g"
>> You should add '-a -p' here:
>>          add group script = /usr/sbin/smbldap-groupadd -m -a "%g"
> Thanks for the info. Perhaps I have that wrong too and that is the
> reason it fails causing me to have to do this manually on the linux
> side before the windows side.
> John

If you are talking about your problem creating machine accounts, 
absolutely not. Machine accounts are created using the "add machine" 
script, not cited above.


Edmundo Valle Neto

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