[Samba] RPC Server is unavailable . . .

Marc Muehlfeld mmuehlfeld at samba.org
Sat Feb 14 03:07:38 MST 2015

Hello Steve,

Am 14.02.2015 um 10:53 schrieb Steve Ankeny:
> I'm having trouble connecting Windows clients to the domain.
> "The following error occurred attempting to join the domain "smbdomain":
> The RPC server is unavailable."
> When you attempt to join the domain, it finds it by name immediately and
> asks for username/password, after which it gives the error above.  I
> haven't found documentation on the RPC Server in Samba.

* Can you please post your full smb.conf?

* Is this an NT4 PDC or an AD DC you want to join the machine to?

* Name resolution (Netbios/DNS) is working?

* Are all ports opened
(https://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Samba_port_usage) and all required
services running?


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