[jcifs] Authenticating against 2 domains

Michael B Allen mba2000 at ioplex.com
Tue Aug 1 17:18:21 GMT 2006

On Tue, 01 Aug 2006 19:13:31 +0200
Robert Thullner <rthullner at gmx.at> wrote:

> How does this relation have to look like, I am not very familar with 
> networking. The situation is following:
> domain1 is a company-wide domain. usually all users log into domain1. 
> domain2 is a department-specific domain, where only department users log 
> into, because they do not want to log on on domain1.
> Does domain1 have to trust domain2, or domain2 trust domain1, or is the 
> relation bi-directional? If, they trust each other, do I only have to 
> specify domain1 in the filter definition and it should also work with 
> domain2?

Just try it. Set domain1 and ask users in both domain1 and domain2 to
try accessing the site. If that doesn't work set domain1 and ask the
users to restart their browser and try again.

Practice beats theory.


Michael B Allen
PHP Extension for SSO w/ Windows Group Authorization

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