PDC + unix password sync

Dave J. Andruczyk dave at www.buffalostate.edu
Tue May 18 18:26:26 GMT 1999

> > Yes, and by the way, if you're serious that users should 'never' come
> in
> > contact with the unix shell, you don't need to worry about passwd
> sync --
> > changing the passwd password is irrelevant.
> nope, because you need the passwd-password for mail, for firewalls(if
> you have one), for ftp-login etc

not necessarily.  If you have a PAM system (redhat, solaris) you can use
the pam_smb.so module to authenticate from a samba or NT server...

Works GREAT. (I use it so users can use netatalk and samba with the same

Dave J. Andruczyk
Instructional Support Associate
Department of Technology     
Buffalo State College

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