Michael Glauche mg at plum.de
Thu Dec 30 15:44:03 GMT 1999

Krawietz schrieb:
> On Thu, 30 Dec 1999, "geoffrey lee" <snail_talk at yahoo.com> wrote:
> > hi,
> >
> > unfortunately, samba nt domain controller support is still experimental.
> > not everything is working yet.
> > well, at least there is admin support now. :)
> > if you need to add/ remove users ...maybe you need to change the /etc/passwd
> > or the smbpasswd password file...
> >
> I wrote
> ((------------------------
> When I'm trying to change permissions for the share on NT Server
> in "Add Users and Groups" box I get messagebox  "The tag is invalid"("Windows
> NT" title) after click "show users"  then users from my domain appears . I can
> add them and everything is OK. But when I'm trying to change something with
> permissions once again I can not see the user's names. Instead there is "
> Account Unknown" but permissions for particular user seem to work correctly.
> ---------------------))
> I am using the latest stable version 2.0.6
> the issue is :
> I need to grant Administrator privileges to some people in my domain
> (it's already done) because they share directories with other people listed in
> "Add Users and Groups" box ( users in my domain (on samba server).
> When names of accounts disappeare after closing "sharing..." popupmenu,
> administration is imposible.
> Shortly , I need to force explicit showing user's account ( not Account
> unknown) , that's all I need.

I don't think that it is possible with the current 2.0.6. 
You got 2 options :
a) wait for the current HEAD-Branch to get the PDC code merged in (so
there would be a stable PDC :)
b) use the SAMBA-TNG branch (or better, luke's snapshot !)

Samba NT-Domain howto (in german)

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