Authentification via PAM AND smbpasswd

Gerald Carter gcarter at
Wed Sep 6 13:00:51 GMT 2000

olpa at wrote:
> I thought more of something like
>         password encryption for machines = yes
>         password encryption for users    = no
> and then, for the latter case use PAM (and thus NDS)

Nope.  The need for password encryption is built into the 
domain control protocol IIRC.

Cheers, jerry
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