win2k & smb
awilliam at whitemice.org
Wed Sep 13 17:43:42 GMT 2000
> > > You cannot use Samba 2.x as a PDC for WinNT /Win2k
Samba 2.0.7 will work as a rudimentary PDC for NT4.x
> I use samba 2.0.7 as a PDC for win NT clients in a production environment
> with over 100 workstations. I am looking into win2k also. The Samba Black
> Book says it is possible, but you have to use plain text passwords, and to
> the registry hack in
> Add: EnablePlainTextPassword and set dword to 00000001 The latest samba
> dist includes this as a reg file, so the book says. Eoin, if you get it
> working, please let me know, thanks!
Eh? PDC functionality REQUIRES encrypted passwords. Disable encrypted
password, and Samba won't be a PDC for NT4.x. Samba 2.0.7 will NOT work
as a PDC for WinY2K in any case.
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