[Samba] Unable to join domain I think.

Rob Campbell robcampbell08105 at gmail.com
Sat Sep 24 23:45:13 UTC 2022

My DC is I have that in every /etc/resolv.conf file. It's
registered in DNS.


In all things, Be Intentional.

On Sat, Sep 24, 2022, 7:09 PM Eddie Rowe <eddie.rowe at tdhca.state.tx.us>

> I have seen this before when my DNS was not setup correctly since I had an
> incorrect IP on the Samba server so I lacked a static DNS entry for the
> server.  When I checked AD the computer account was added so I just needed
> to fix the DNS entry.  Once I did I rejoined the domain without an error.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: samba <samba-bounces at lists.samba.org> On Behalf Of Rob Campbell via
> samba
> Sent: Friday, September 23, 2022 11:51 AM
> To: sambalist <samba at lists.samba.org>
> Subject: Re: [Samba] Unable to join domain I think.
> I reread
> https://urldefense.com/v3/__https://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Setting_up_Samba_as_a_Domain_Member__;!!JaK5sLE!VMlcfECzArDWAQUAZvf15GfY9CEGI6uKkngM-HJu2F2Cugl5dBJPdmktA0vOsz_Yd2UA951s1GZJGMjuj-yNjOvrL4Y$
> [wiki[.]samba[.]org],
> https://urldefense.com/v3/__https://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Samba_Internal_DNS_Back_End__;!!JaK5sLE!VMlcfECzArDWAQUAZvf15GfY9CEGI6uKkngM-HJu2F2Cugl5dBJPdmktA0vOsz_Yd2UA951s1GZJGMjuj-yNYPT3dE4$
> [wiki[.]samba[.]org] and
> https://urldefense.com/v3/__https://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Linux_and_Unix_DNS_Configuration__;!!JaK5sLE!VMlcfECzArDWAQUAZvf15GfY9CEGI6uKkngM-HJu2F2Cugl5dBJPdmktA0vOsz_Yd2UA951s1GZJGMjuj-yNpRInQ-w$
> [wiki[.]samba[.]org] but I'm still getting
> [Fri Sep 23 09:59:34] [root at d02~$] net ads join -U Administrator Enter
> Administrator's password:
> Using short domain name -- HOME
> Joined 'D02' to dns domain 'home.rob-campbell.lan'
> DNS Update for d02.home.rob-campbell.lan failed: ERROR_DNS_UPDATE_FAILED

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