[jcifs] NTLM Auth - Multiple domain definition
Michael B Allen
mba2000 at ioplex.com
Wed Jan 14 02:16:22 GMT 2004
> Hello Mike,
> I tried to use the name of domain and WINS so I was not dependent on 1 DC.
> But I need to set about ten different domain names (they are all trusted).
> So as far as I know it is not possible yet, am I right?
If the domains have trust relationships then just pick one. It will authenticate a
user in another domain.
> Probably I will use the alternative with DC because users from different
> domains can be authenticated. If domain controller is down our monitoring
> tools will inform us and we can change web.xml and redirect it on another
That's really the only issue at the moment; there's no graceful failover for WINS
and domain controllers.
A program should be written to model the concepts of the task it
performs rather than the physical world or a process because this
maximizes the potential for it to be applied to tasks that are
conceptually similar and, more important, to tasks that have not
yet been conceived.
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