[Samba] Rename Computer In Samba Domain: Access Is Denied

Charles Marcus CMarcus at Media-Brokers.com
Wed Sep 30 06:20:27 MDT 2009

On 9/29/2009, m (maglyx at gmail.com) wrote:
> I am pulling my hair out trying to figure out why trying to rename my
> computer joined to a Samba domain (version 3.2.3) keeps failing with
> "Access is Denied".

Never tried this on a Samba domain, but when joined to a windows domain,
you must make sure that there are no open connections to the DC...

I always log onto the PC with a local admin account to do renames...


Best regards,


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