[Samba] net ADS join MEMBER
bwyatt_sub at comcast.net
Thu Feb 27 00:51:27 UTC 2020
In some spare time, been trying to get Samba 4.10.6-1 working on AIX.
Several earlier posts handled by Louis and Rowland. Which were much
appreciated and beneficial.
Using this stripped (leaving comments out of it) GLOBALS section of
workgroup = boost
realm = BOOST.COM
server string = Samba Server Version %v
interfaces = lo eth0 172.21.10.2/255.255.0.0
case sensitive = Yes
hide dot files = No
idmap config * : backend = tdb
idmap config * : range = 1000000-1999999
idmap config boost : backend = rid
idmap config boost : range = 10000 - 49999
log file = /var/log/samba/log.%m
max log size = 50
security = ADS
passdb backend = tdbsam
encrypt passwords = yes
deadtime = 15
local master = no
load printers = no
cups options = raw
The testparm command reports no issues.
Can't start Samba, as it wants winbindd. Not unexpected.
Can't start winbindd, as it wants to be joined to the domain first. Not
Net ADS join MEMBER doesn't ask for an Administrator ID or password;
instead, it asks for root's password.
Which I don't think it should do, since the net command was run as the root
user, and I'm trying to join a Windows domain, not adding this server to a
Am I being "paranoid"? Does it usually ask for the root password?
I haven't supplied it and tried to continue - figured it would make more of
a mess if I did.
Have I not set something correctly in the Globals above?
(The shares were stripped out, as I'm not trying to get that far yet)
Any other Samba advice?
Anything and everything appreciated!
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