Domain logon problems with 10.Mar.99 CVS source

Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton lkcl at
Wed Mar 17 18:58:06 GMT 1999

On Fri, 12 Mar 1999, Gerald Carter wrote:

> 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).

yep, by removing one of them.

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