[Samba] Dual booted clients with different name drop each other out of domain

Walter Mautner walter.mautner at reflex.at
Sun Jan 31 02:47:57 MST 2010

Am Sonntag, 31. Januar 2010 01:14:33 schrieb Jonathon Doran:
> Quoting Roman Muñoz <tatel at infonegocio.com>:
> > But XP and Ubuntu keep dropping each other out of domain. Any ideas?
> You might not be seeing this, but it is something to think about...
> I needed (or chose to) create separate machine accounts for each dual
> booted OS.  One OS would change the machine account password, and the
> other OS would not be able to join the domain since it had the wrong
> password.  Giving each OS a separate machine name made life a lot nicer.
Talking about different machine names should mean different DNS names (as well). 
A MAC override might help.

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