[Samba] kinit works, net join ads fails

Doug VanLeuven roamdad at sonic.net
Thu Sep 27 18:56:55 GMT 2007

eric roseme wrote:
> I know this sounds a little strange, but I was having the same problem 
> on 3.0.25c, but adding the password to the command line solved it.  I 
> have no idea why:
> net ads join -U administrator%password
> Eric Roseme
> Peter Baumgartner wrote:
>>> I running 3.0.25c on OpenSolaris. I can succesfully do a kinit and see
>>> the ticket via klist, but am unable to join the domain.
>>> /usr/sfw/sbin/net -d 5 ads join -U user at DOMAIN.LOCAL
Also, I just noticed - user at DOMAIN.LOCAL isn't a valid format for a 
samba username.  It's the format of the UPN created in AD using the 
option arg. Then user+DOMAIN (where  + is separator) is valid only after 

Regards, Doug

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