Samba and User Manager for domains

Hi,

What I want to do is this,

I am running samba 2.0.3 (I think) on a RedHat 6.0 server. I would like to be able to manage user accounts and so on through the user manager for domains.

I have already set up all the samba bits like domain logons, encrypted passwords and username mappings but when I go into the User Manager for Domains it says "The RPC call failed, do you want to select another domain to administer?"

Please help,

CtRl.
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j2Commented:
You can't do that.

The best you can do is tell samba to use the NT as the auth. source.

THis will make samba query the NT for users/passwords.

You can NOT use the MS utils to manage accounts on a samba server.
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