[Samba] Using samba-tool to join a linux file server to the domain doesn't appear to work

David Mulder dmulder at samba.org
Thu Nov 4 15:01:52 UTC 2021

On 11/4/21 8:59 AM, Patrick Goetz via samba wrote:
> Interesting.  Then I'm really confused as to why when I use
>     samba-tool domain join $domain MEMBER -U administrator
> The DNS A entry for the machine isn't created, but when I use
>     net ads join -U administrator
> it is. (same domain, same host joining)

Well, you have to be using samba-tool domain join member in 4.15+. The 
samba-tool command is completely broken before that release ;)

*David Mulder*
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