New domain/group maps and localized versions of NT?
Jean Francois Micouleau
Jean-Francois.Micouleau at dalalu.fr
Fri Feb 5 14:06:08 GMT 1999
On Fri, 5 Feb 1999, FAUCONNET Alain wrote:
> I have read this in the NTDOM archives (sorry, I didn't retain the
> author's name) :
> This seems to imply that those file will determine a ONE-TO-ONE
> equivalence between the Unix and NT groups.
> Unfortunately the
> brainless people at Microsoft have localized the names of the NT
> groups. For the french version for example, the "Domain Admins" group
> has become "Administrateurs du domaine" or something like that (how
> about logging into your Unix station with "racine" instead of "root" ?
No problem with samba so far. My NT testbed is half english, half french.
It's working with Samba as with NT, you can have a French NT workstation
and a English NT PDC. Only the SID value is important.
> they really don't think a second when it comes to fool with OS
> *constants* in the name of localization).
> I'm still using the 2.0.0 production code but planning to switch to
> the HEAD branch soon, and this is a concern to me. How will the domain
> group map handle localized group names ? will it allow multiple
> right-hand values ? (same goes for domain user maps)
> Greetings from Paris,
greetings from Bordeaux,
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