[Samba] Windows machine has to join two times

toonverdonck at dommel.be toonverdonck at dommel.be
Wed Mar 10 05:16:41 MST 2010

I channged the add machine and the add user script to:
smbldap-useradd .. "%u" && nscd -i passwd && sleep 1s
I think that is what you mean? Unfortunately it didn't solved the problem.

>> On 09 Mar 2010, at 16:53, Björn Jacke wrote:
>> On 2010-03-09 at 08:57 +0100 toonverdonck at dommel.be sent off:
>> I'm running a debian lenny machine with samba (3.5.0) and OpenLDAP installed
>> (2.4.11). When i add a machine to the domain, windows reports the following
>> error: "The specified computer account could not be found". The computer
>> account is added to the LDAP database but without the samba attributes. The
>> weird thing is that if i try it a second the, the samba attributes are added
>> to
>> the computer account and the machine successfully joins the domain. This
>> happens with XP, Vista and Windows 7 cliënts. I have no idea why it doesn't
>> work the first time.
>> make sure to invoke nscd -i passwd at the end of your add machine/user script
>> and maybe sleep a second.
>> Björn
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