Windows 2000 Beta 3 and PDC?
Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton
lkcl at switchboard.net
Sat May 22 10:58:29 GMT 1999
which version of samba? this is important to report to microsoft. if you
obtain that netmon trace please send one at least to me, i will make sure
that the right people get it.
On Mon, 17 May 1999, Philip Mayers wrote:
> I get a BSOD sometimes when trying to even *browse* a network with Samba as
> a WINS server. Joining the domain will give a reliable BAD_POOL_CALLER. I
> suspect Win2k is going to require a lot of work before it works as well as
> NT4, simply because MS changed an *awful* lot about the way NT networks
> function (namely default authentication not being NTLM and domains being
> replaced by AD).
> Theoretically a Win2K box should work on an NT4 domain (and therefore Samba
> PDC) fine, but it doesn't... Time to get netmon out I guess...
> "It doesn't matter if you win or lose. It matters if I win or lose."
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: Simon Butcher <Simon.Butcher at hitzfm.org.au>
> To: Multiple recipients of list <samba-ntdom at samba.org>
> Sent: Monday, May 17, 1999 5:10 AM
> Subject: RE: Windows 2000 Beta 3 and PDC?
> > Hi Sean,
> > > Previously, I had been using samba as a domain controller for my NT40SP4
> > > box (using encrypted passwords of course.)
> > >
> > > I just upgraded to Windows 2000 Beta 3 and I cannot get my w2k box to =
> > > become part of my samba domain. Is this even supported yet?
> > I've got the Windows 2000 beta pack (shame on me :) and have the same
> > problem. I'm going to a Microsoft Conference which is coming up in about
> > weeks - it's a big discussion about implementing windows 2000.. I'd like
> > bring up samba into the discussion, because I know it's widely used, and
> > Microsoft have already some "support" about it (or rather a heap of pages
> > their website saying that "certain Unix SMB clones, such as Samba" are
> > to use devices on computers such as $C etc.)
> > If anyone else has any questions that they want me to bring up, I'd be
> > happy to ask.. The only reason I'm really going is to suss out how samba
> > windows 2000 will work.. I'm definitely not going back to Windows NT
> > Once Samba supports blocking access to certain users using certain
> > like NT did, then the implementation is pretty much complete in my mind..
> > Ta
> > - Simon
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