[Samba] Samba4 as AD member & local rights problem...

Marc Muehlfeld samba at marc-muehlfeld.de
Thu Sep 19 13:07:44 MDT 2013

Hello Thomas,

Am 19.09.2013 16:27, schrieb Thomas Besser:
> have a samba4 server as AD member (security =ADS). I have no account
> with "Domain Admin" rights, only a normal account with delegated
> privilege to managing GPO and for domain join.
> I can not manage the printserver resp. upload the win drivers. The
> smb.conf option 'printer admin' is gone with v4.

Have a look at the print server HowTo, I wrote:

> Also I tried to grant the SePrintOperatorPrivilege to a normal domain
> user. Got also stuck.

What went wrong?


> Every time the net command wants the 'root' password, but root is
> unknown in the AD environment:
> net rpc group addmem "SAMBASERVER\Administrators"
> Enter root's password:
> Could not connect to server
> The username or password was not correct.
> Connection failed: NT_STATUS_LOGON_FAILURE

.... -Uadministrator ?


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