User permissions w/NT 4.0

Jeremy Allison jallison at
Mon May 18 17:31:34 GMT 1998

Mike Black wrote:
> Gee -- this works under 1.9.18p7 (has worked for quite while actually)-- why
> does the DOMAIN branch kill it?
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------------
> Jeremy Allison wrote:
> >
> >Yep - almost certainly once you announce you do MS-RPC
> >an NT box will start wanting to use an RPC we haven't yet
> >implemented for a net time call.
> >
> >It's one of the gaps we need to fill in (but isn't currently
> >high priority - if you disagree, shout about it :-).
> >

Well because the 1.9.18 branch doesn't announce itself
as capable of doing MS-RPC, that's all. We need the MS-RPC
for the domain code in the head branch and so have to
announce ourselves as capable.


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