How to change user privileges to "Power User"

Buchan Milne bgmilne at
Tue Nov 28 11:19:53 GMT 2000

This is not possible in 2.0.x, and probably won't be possible in 2.2.x
either, but should be possible in samba 3.0

In the meantime, you can make domain members local power users using
User Manager for each machine they need these rights on.


Sören Grimm wrote:
> Hi,
> Thanks to those who supplied feedback to my previous questions.
> Systems: Samba 2.0.7 & WinNTws (SP 6a).
> I have read "", now i have a Domain Admin
> :-)
> But i have still the question, how can i change the privileges from a
> user
> to "Power User", because it's not good if everybody has Administrator
> privileges and
> it is also bad if the users only have "User" privileges.
> The user manger from Windows NT and Windows 9x is not working. I allways
> get the following error-message:
> "The procedure number is out of the permitted range" (Translation from
> german to english ;-))
> Is it possible to change the user privileges directly on the Samba
> Server, if
> yes, how can i do this ?
> Please help again
> Thanks in advance
> regards,
> Soeren

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