cartegw at Eng.Auburn.EDU
Mon May 4 13:45:48 GMT 1998
Tavis Barr wrote:
> (1) There was a message a short while back that the BRANCH_NTDOM code
> has been integrated into the main branch. I have 1.9.18.p4 running,
> but this version does not recognize the "domain sid" parameter, and NT
> workstations cannot find it as a domain controller, so I assume the
> support is not included in this version. Is there a pre-alpha of the
> main branch code that has this support built in, or will I still have
> to download the BRANCH_NTDOM code?
Download the main branch via CVS. The current distributed version
( 1.9.18p4 ) does not have the PDC support.
> (2) I extracted the NTDOM code using cvs and the instructions in the
> file CVS_ACCESS.txt in the docs section of the 1.9.18p4 release (by
> the way,
> these are different from the instructions in the faq at
> and the former seem to be the correct instructions; the latter seem to
> describe how to update the main branch code).
The on-line FAQ is correct. Current and future development of the NTDOM
code will be in the main branch. BRANCH_NTDOM exists only for
>From the on-line FAQ....
**NOTE TO THOSE THAT PREVIOUSLY HAD BEEN USING BRANCH_NTDOM**
BRANCH_NTDOM is currently being merged into the main samba cvs
distribution. Development os the BRANCH_NTDOM code will be
discontinued shortly. This **does not** mean the development
of the Samba PDC code will be discontinued. Future development
will take place directly into the main samba branch.
Hope this helps,
Gerald ( Jerry ) Carter
Engineering Network Services Auburn University
jerry at eng.auburn.edu http://www.eng.auburn.edu/users/cartegw
"...a hundred billion castaways looking for a home."
- Sting "Message in a Bottle" ( 1979 )
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