Authenticating across domains

Christian E cej at
Tue Dec 21 16:50:43 GMT 1999

"Cole, Timothy D." wrote:
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Christian E [SMTP:cej at]
> > Sent: Tuesday, December 21, 1999 11:05
> > To:   Multiple recipients of list SAMBA-NTDOM
> > Subject:      Authenticating across domains
> >
> > Hi,all
> >
> >       I've seen this question before, but I don't think it was answered.
> > Does
> > anyone know how to authenticate with more than one domain ? I have a
> > problem at the moment with a user who would like access to our file
> > server from another domain. The NT domains have a trust set up but still
> > we get "invalid user name or password" when we try to connect to the
> > samba box..It works to another NT box across the domain though...
> >
>         Is the samba box a PDC?  If not, is "security = domain", and does
> the domain it is in trust the other domains?

	It is not a PDC and security is set to domain  . It authenticates with
an NT BDC which is in a domain who is trusting the other domain...Is it
necessary to point to a BDC/PDC in the other domain ??

best regards


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