Adding users with usrmgr.exe

Paul J Collins pjdc at
Fri May 5 18:59:14 GMT 2000

>>>>> "Peter" == Peter Samuelson <peter at> writes:

    Peter> I think he meant the other way around.  Put "Domain Admins"
    Peter> into your smbpasswd group, which I guess could be
    Peter> considered local for this purpose.... ?

The thing is, Unix has no way of representing this in its own password
and group databases, whereas adding users directly to smbpass is a
snap.  ("Netgroups" notwithstanding; I know nothing about NIS/NIS+.)


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