[Samba] Question about multiple join same PC

Lee Brown leeb at ratnaling.org
Mon Nov 23 19:16:25 UTC 2015

On Sun, Nov 22, 2015 at 2:45 PM, Marc Muehlfeld <mmuehlfeld at samba.org>

> Hello Lee,
> Am 22.11.2015 um 22:13 schrieb Lee Brown:
> > I am in the process of rebuilding my workstation which has required a few
> > 'from scratch' (read re-format the disk) installs.  Each time after
> > installation, I just join the domain, but I never bother leaving.  IP/DNS
> > never changes.
> Why you rejoin, the machine account is overwritten. This should not
> cause any trouble.
> > I suppose I would have to use ADUC to remove the computer before another
> > join if this is going to cause problems?  Is there a samba-tool or net
> > command that I could use instead?
> # net ads leave ....
> Thanks,

Sorry I wasn't clear.  I meant what would I run on the server to remove a
client from the domain.  Assume my client PC self-destructed before I could
run the net command.

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