Win2k, Samba, & Win'9x

Ben Meyer Ben_Meyer at
Thu Jul 20 20:34:56 GMT 2000

> [Ben Meyer <Ben_Meyer at>]
> > Q. To remove from a domain, you simply delete (or rename) the
> > DOMAIN.MACHINE.mac file, right?
> At the Samba end, yes.  (And of course change the WORKGROUP= line in
> smb.conf.)  At the PDC end, you have to remove the machine trust
> account.  The easiest way to do this in NT is in Server Manager.

So WORKGROUP= decides which domain you log onto?
And what if I disable the account instead of removing it? Should this not
have the same effect?


Ben M.

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