[Samba] join linux client to samba domain

John H Terpstra jht at samba.org
Wed Jun 25 18:45:25 GMT 2008

On Wednesday 25 June 2008 13:19:36 Leandro Tracchia wrote:
> i'm trying to do something which i thought would be simple but i am
> having a hard time finding information on this. i already have a samba
> pdc running and managing 17 windows xp clients. i have one linux
> client that i need to join to the domain. i don't want this client to
> share anything, i just want it to be on the domain. what does my
> smb.conf file need to look like??

Suggest you check chapter 7 section 7.3, examples 7.3.1, 7.3.2 or 7.3.3 of 
Samba3-ByExample available from:


If anything does not work please email me.

- John T.

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