Domain logon problems with 10.Mar.99 CVS source

Gerald Carter cartegw at Eng.Auburn.EDU
Fri Mar 12 22:48:54 GMT 1999

Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton wrote:
> i haven't specifically coded to deal with this.  most 
> definitely nt _cannot_ have group names same as user names 
> same as domain names: the entire name space *must* be 
> unique, end of story.  try it, if you like:
> try adding a group named YOUR_DOMAIN_NAME on an nt 
> box with usrmgr.exe.

I imagine the work around is to use the domain group map 
file to give the unix group another name.  If this solution 
fails, we will most definitely have to deal with the UNIX
tradition of users and group with the same name 
(root and root).

                            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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