[Samba] setting the local administrator password on a samba4 member server connected to windows AD DC

Chan Min Wai dcmwai at gmail.com
Thu Feb 13 19:54:56 MST 2014

Dear Marcathian,

That is the domain Administrator

Because you specify it.
net rpc rights grant 'SAMDOM\Domain Admins' SeDiskOperatorPrivilege

Change the -Uadministrator to yourself to see if that can be done...

Thank you

On Fri, Feb 14, 2014 at 9:37 AM, Marcathian Alexander
<marcathian at gmail.com>wrote:

> Hello,
> I am the admin for an OU within domain.  My admin privileges are limited to
> machines within the OU.
> I attempting to setup a samba file server within my OU.  I followed the
> guide at:  http://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Samba4/Domain_Member
> when I try to execute # net rpc rights grant 'SAMDOM\Domain Admins'
> SeDiskOperatorPrivilege -Uadministrator
> I need the administrator password.
> 1)Is there a default password for the local samba admin?
> 2) Or do I have to set one and how do I set it?
> Thanks for your guidance.
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