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during the command

sudo domainjoin-cli join *domain* *user*

I get the error

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removing the .local and just using the domainame I get this error

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Pretty new with Ubuntu and don't know what to do.

just for clarifying, it is a windows active directory named jacob.local

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Which release of Ubuntu are you running? –  Mitch May 15 '13 at 16:12
    
I use 12.04 LTS –  user158929 May 15 '13 at 17:16
    
Check that your local PC's date and time match the server - AD only lets you be a minute or two out before causing problems. –  Rinzwind Sep 12 '13 at 7:12
    
Try this for some verbose logging: domainjoin-cli --loglevel verbose --log /tmp/domainjoin.log join <domain fqdn> <AD account> –  Rinzwind Sep 12 '13 at 7:13
    
Another one: Windows is case-sensitive. If at any time you need to use somethhing from Windows make sure you type it as it is. So LOCAL.DOMAIN and not local.domain. –  Rinzwind Sep 12 '13 at 7:16

1 Answer 1

Try Likewise

Likewise Open graphical desktop utility for joining hosts to Active Directory domains.

To install Likewise, just click on the image below:

Install via the software center

Source:Ubuntu Apps

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have used this guide linux.com/learn/tutorials/… and cant get it working, asked my teacher aswell and hes no idea what 2 do –  user158929 May 16 '13 at 14:53

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