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Old 04-27-2005, 10:18 AM   #1
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linuxbox to AD fails

I keep getting the same error message here when i try and join a test linux box to active directory

I type: net ads join --ipadress= --user=administrator@TEST.DOMAIN

and get this error: ads_add_machine_acct (jupiter-test): Type or value exists

distro is latest fedora
Old 04-29-2005, 08:29 AM   #2
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Looks like it could mean that a machine account named jupiter-test already exists in your AD domain. If so, delete it and try again.


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