Samba 2.06 as PDC with Windows 2000/Win2k as client

Jamie ffolliott jffolliott at
Mon Apr 24 20:17:54 GMT 2000

Hi Nicholas,

You'll need to experiment with SAMBA_TNG to get the domain logon
functionality for Windows 2000 clients.  Samba 2.0.7 is mainly a file/print
server for W2K clients, and contains outdated Domain Logon support for NT4

TNG alpha releases are at
See FAQ at


> -----Original Message-----
> From: samba-ntdom at [mailto:samba-ntdom at]On Behalf Of
> Nicholas Waltham
> Sent: April 24, 2000 2:23 PM
> To: Multiple recipients of list SAMBA-NTDOM
> Subject: Samba 2.06 as PDC with Windows 2000/Win2k as client
> Hi All,
>  I have Samba 2.06 running happily, with encrypted passwords controling
> a primary domain with Windows 95/98 and NT4 clients. Today I upgraded one
> of the laptops to Windows 2000, and I cannot log on to the domain. If I
> log on to its local domain, and navigate the network neighbourhood to
> the server, I can log on and see the files, so there is no problem with
> communication with the server. So how can I make Windows 2000
> join the domain
> and work like all the other computers.
> Thanks in advance,
> Nicholas Waltham

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