Windows 2000 Domains [was Re: TNG-stable]

Gerald Carter gcarter at
Mon Oct 2 03:10:28 GMT 2000

Martin Radford wrote:
> Now that MS have changed their licencing policy (so 
> that it's the device that does the "authenticated 
> access" that needs to be covered), Samba is no longer 
> as attractive (since there's no financial saving on
> CALs, though it does save buying the Win2k server 
> licences).

Hmmm....very good point.

> I think Samba support for LDAP authentication 
> and support for Samba managing Win2k domains will 
> be our saviour in the long run.

Point taken.  

Cheers, jerry
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