Samba 2.06 as PDC with Windows 2000/Win2k as client
Paul J Collins
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Mon Apr 24 21:19:19 GMT 2000
>>>>> "Jamie" == Jamie ffolliott <jffolliott at home.com> writes:
Jamie> Hi Nicholas, You'll need to experiment with SAMBA_TNG to
Jamie> get the domain logon functionality for Windows 2000
Jamie> clients. Samba 2.0.7 is mainly a file/print server for W2K
Jamie> clients, and contains outdated Domain Logon support for NT4
If you prefer not to trust development code with your files, you can
set up a domain with a Samba-TNG domain controller, and have a
Samba-2.0.7 file and print server as a member of that domain, along
with all your workstations.
The smbpasswd file has a different format in TNG, but I believe there
is a tool that will convert it for you.
Samba TNG is fairly straightforward to set up and get going; the URLs
Jamie provided are where I got all my information initially, and I
had a TNG domain up and running nicely in about an hour and a half,
including the time spent compiling it.
Most importantly, have fun!
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