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Re: [Samba] unable to join to a Samba4 domain

From: Lukasz Zalewski <lukas_at_nospam>
Date: Sat May 29 2010 - 18:58:04 GMT
To: Tomasz Chmielewski <>

On 29/05/2010 19:17, Tomasz Chmielewski wrote:
> Am 29.05.2010 20:15, Lukasz Zalewski wrote:
>>> Unfortunately, Windows XP SP3 fails to join a Samba4 domain as well.
>>> How can I troubleshoot it?
>> Are both the samba4 and client machine on the same subnet? If not are
>> there any firewalls, or routers in the way?
> Same subnet, no firewalls or routers on the way.

>> Is your client dns configuration pointing explicitly at samba4
> Yes.

Hmm this is mostly odd,
are you using FQDN to join the domain?

Can you resolve all of the samba4 generated dns records externally
( Configure DNS section),
such as
host -t SRV

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