domain group and local group API needed
cartegw at Eng.Auburn.EDU
Fri Oct 30 16:25:56 GMT 1998
Kyle McDonald wrote:
> > >
> > > Samba servers that are members of a domain can have
> > > no concept of "Domain" groups - such a thing simply
> > > doesn't exist in UNIX.
> Yes, but an administrator MIGHT want to map one of
> the domain groups (from the PDC for the domain samba
> is a member of) to a unix group, right?
> Is there some better way to do this?
Don't think it would matter as the group membership is
defined by the PDC. The unix account is used to get
But then if you mapped the DOMAINS ADMINS group
to some group on the unix box, that would only affect
connections to the unix box right?
I'm just trying to think of possible security problems.
Just kind of cloudy right now.
Gerald ( Jerry ) Carter
Engineering Network Services Auburn University
jerry at eng.auburn.edu http://www.eng.auburn.edu/users/cartegw
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