How to make a real domain administrator

Gerald Carter cartegw at Eng.Auburn.EDU
Thu Nov 5 22:30:01 GMT 1998

Daryl Biberdorf wrote:
> We can't figure out how to create a real domain administrator
> We have accounts created for the machine, for the
> administrator, and we have " domain admin group = administrator"
> in smb.conf.

Do you have a mapping of "administrator" to a unix account
Rather try 'domain admin group = <unixuser>'
or at least use the username map to map administrator to
a real account.

Note that these parameters are going away soon.  Be on 
the look out for the new method of accomplishing this.

> Thanks in advance. We got put into this situation
> at the last minute. We never expected to be running
> alpha code in small production environment.

Welcome to my world!? :)

                            Gerald ( Jerry ) Carter	
Engineering Network Services                           Auburn University 
jerry at   

       "...a hundred billion castaways looking for a home."
                                  - Sting "Message in a Bottle" ( 1979 )

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