[Samba] Could not find base dn trying to join a machine into the domain
linuxtovishesh at gmail.com
Thu Dec 30 06:27:46 MST 2010
I think you should mention 'root' as username and password should be
which you put while running 'smbldap-populate'.
You can change 'root' password using
root# smbpasswd root
On 12/30/10, sisu . <npillao at hotmail.com> wrote:
> Hi all,
> Trying to set up a samba PDC with 389-fd LDAP I get and error when I try to
> join my first windows machine to the domain.
> I did the smbldap-populate and all seems ok. The point is when I add a
> machine through command line as:
> usr/sbin/smbldap-useradd -w "testmaschine4"
> I don't get any error, below I can demonstrate it:
> #getent passwd |grep 515
> But the problem occurs when through the windowsXP box I try to join to the
> domain. I type my Administrator user with his password but then I get an
> error dialogue which says:
> "The user name could not be found"
> When I try to find out more info in the administrator.log on samba server I
> can see these lines:
> check_ntlm_password: authentication for user [Administrator] ->
> [Administrator] -> [Administrator] succeeded
> Returning domain sid for domain XXXXX ->
> Could not find base dn, to get next uidNumber at
> /usr/lib/perl5/vendor_perl/5.8.8/smbldap_tools.pm line 1181
> _samr_create_user: Running the command `/usr/sbin/smbldap-useradd -w
> "vmwinxpbox$"' gave 2
> I don't understand why smbldap-useradd is able to add that machine through
> command line but it is not able through windows box
> Useful info:
> smbldap-populate file:
> ldap suffix = dc=lan
> ldap machine suffix = ou=machines,o=company
> add machine script = /usr/sbin/smbldap-useradd -w "%u"
> Thank you in advance. any advice will be grateful :)
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