security = DOMAIN??

Gerald W. Carter cartegw at Eng.Auburn.EDU
Tue May 25 20:23:45 GMT 1999

Dan Christopherson wrote:
> If you _don't_ want this to be the PDC, you can remove the file named
> <domain>.SID, in the samba's 'private' directory and/or use a different
> domain name. Check the FAQ & doco for instructions on getting samba to
> join a domain.

This is wrong.  To disable PDC functionality when 
security = user, add

	domain logons = no

The DOMAIN.SID file is created because you are a PDC.  It is 
not the cause of the behavior, only a symptom.

                            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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