Using NT's authentication

Gerald Carter cartegw at Eng.Auburn.EDU
Mon Jan 18 14:07:41 GMT 1999

Wilson Chen wrote:
> Hello!
> We are going to be using samba on a Linux PC in our NTnetwork 
> as a file server.
> But we want to reduce the efforts to create users, groups in 
> the Linux and let users can share the Linux's directories.
> What is the least I should do?
> Does anyone have any suggestions?

First get Samba 2.0 distribution from http://samba/org

Then read the smb.conf man page entry on 

	security = domain
	add user script
	delete user script

and read the DOMAIN_MEMBER.txt file included in docs/testdocs/
of the Samba 2.0 directory

Hope this helps,
                            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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