Samba-TNG 2.6 PDC: Local Admin Prob

Matthew Geddes mgeddes at
Sun Sep 10 23:47:43 GMT 2000

Tobias Manthey wrote:
> Hi all,
> is there a way to provide a user with local admin rights without giving
> him domain admin permissions? I tried the following smb.conf parameter
> local group map = /usr/local/samba/private/localmap
> And the file contains the line:
> localadmin="Builtin Administrators"
> But if it worked I would not post to the list, crying for help. ;-))



Hope it helps,


Matthew Geddes
Network Manager
Xavier College
Gawler, SA

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