[Samba] Not able to join Debian 10 to AD using winbind

Rowland Penny rpenny at samba.org
Tue Nov 2 10:24:30 UTC 2021

On Tue, 2021-11-02 at 15:42 +0530, Sac Isilia wrote:
> Hi Rowland,
> I have installed the packages and restarted the winbind service. Now
> I am getting the details of the user kochal02. Do I still need to
> change something or keep it like that ?

Have you changed the nameserver ?

> Also , one more thing , we have many servers where we have joined the
> server to different domains (EMEA-MEDIA, AP-MEDIA) using MEDIA
> account . Shall we enforce in our environment to have different
> domain admin accounts to join servers in different domains - I mean
> is this the standard or samba fails to join cross domain using single
> domain admin account ?

In a Samba AD forest there is one domain, but you can set trusts
between different domains.


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