Samba authentication on PDC

Wolf Bergenheim wolf.bergenheim at
Thu Nov 16 14:01:00 GMT 2000

On Thu, 16 Nov 2000, Heiskanen, Jouni wrote:

>I've managed to join samba server to nt domain. I want that samba server use
>PDC password database when it authenticate user so that I don't have to
>maintain two different user/password databases. Is it possible to configure
>samba to this?
Yes it is possible, just use the following settings in your smb.conf
        security = DOMAIN
        encrypt passwords = Yes
        password server = yourPDC

Wolf Bergenheim

Systems Specialist		Adcore
wolf.bergenheim at

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