[Samba] RPC, DCOM, 1745 and Other Errors

mourik jan heupink - merit heupink at merit.unu.edu
Mon Sep 29 12:54:28 MDT 2014

Hi John,

Ok, now I understand, yes: (re)Joining a new dc using a name that 
already existed is a bad idea.


>> MJ
>  From what I remember if you try and rejoin a DC with the same name some
> bad this happen when you try and remove it a second time. I have had
> this happen on a first removal. This was done on a 2003 domain that was
> upgraded to 2008R2 then joined a samba 4 AD server to it. After that we
> did a dcpromo on the old MS AD server. That failed and had to do a
> force. After the force it left the meta data that could not be removed.
> After a few week our users were unable to login to our terminal server
> and a few weeks after that no one could authenticate to the domain.
> This is a known problem that has been posted on the dev list several
> times along with the DNS issues that go with this bug.
> Jonn

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