[Samba] Can No Longer Join to Domain

John Drescher drescherjm at gmail.com
Sat Mar 24 14:53:06 GMT 2007

On 3/23/07, Jason Baker <jbaker at glastender.com> wrote:
> I have Samba 3.0.24 running on CentOS 4 as a PDC with an LDAP backend.
> When I first set everything up, I could join workstations to the domain
> automatically with the  Windows Network ID Wizard. Now when I try to
> join a workstation I get:
>     Your computer could not be joined to the domain because the
>     following error has occurred:
>     The user name could not be found.
> If I add the computer name to the domain manually from the command line
> or with LDAP Account Manager, then go back and join it, it works. But it
> sure would be nice not to have to set up each machine manually. Any
> thoughts?
Nothing helpful from me as I have the same problem but this is this
has been how it has always worked for me. I actually thought that was
a feature. Thanks for starting the thread.


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