[Samba] Active Directory member problem

herman herman at aeronetworks.ca
Thu Nov 1 00:00:42 GMT 2007

Frank Van Damme wrote:
> Hello
> I have added a Linux member server (my laptop) to our production
> Windows 2003 ADS domain (with net ads join, not net rpc join). Yet,
> when I browse to it from an Xp client (member of the domain) I still
> get a username/password dialog.
> What works:
> - wbinfo -g and wbinfo -u show usernames and passwords (without DOMAIN+ prefix)
> - getent passwd works
> - smbclient and logging in to the member server with a valid domain
> username/pwd works
> What does not work:
> # wbinfo -t
> checking the trust secret via RPC calls failed
> error code was NT_STATUS_ACCESS_DENIED (0xc0000022)
> Could not check secret
> I can see the host in AD users and computers but something still seems
> to be wrong with the machine account... how do I start to troubleshoot
> this?
If wbinfo -t fails, then you have not joined the domain.  This is 
usually due to wrong time.

See this: http://www.aeronetworks.ca/LinuxActiveDirectory.html
for troubleshooting tips.



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