[Samba] [RESOLVED] Re: samba4 object named "domain admins" not found error

Gary Dale garydale at torfree.net
Tue Nov 3 21:18:56 UTC 2015

On 30/10/15 12:01 AM, Gary Dale wrote:
> I'm logged into a Windows 7 client using the domain Administrator 
> account (not the local admin). I'm using the Computer Management | 
> System Tools | Shared Folders | Shares  the right click on the share 
> and select Properties to set permissions for a share. I want to add 
> the domain admins and domain users to the basic share permissions 
> (Everyone, CREATOR OWNER & CREATOR GROUP) but when I try, I get the 
> error mentioned on the subject line.
> Similarly, when I use the Security tab instead of the Share 
> Permissions tab, I can't add Domain Admins although Domain Users is 
> already there.
> Similarly, when I try to add my domain user account to the permissions 
> for a file on the share (right-click on the file in Windows Explorer, 
> properties, security), I get the same error.
> Any idea what's going wrong?
Apparently Samba didn't like my domain being "dental" and the realm 
being "rossland.dental". I switched things so that the realm is now 
"office.rossland.dental". The domain shows up as "office".

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