[FIX] Clarifcation on Win2k domain client support

Gerald Carter gcarter at valinux.com
Wed Jan 24 23:18:46 GMT 2001

David Bannon wrote:
> >... Current release and HEAD CVS
> >versions of Samba requires NetBIOS support and ntlmv1
> >support on the DC's.
> Hi Gerry,
> Just to be perfectly clear about this before I hack 
> away at the FAQ  :
> Current Release : 2.0.7  ?
> Samba 2.2 pre-whatever   ?
> Head                     ?


2.0.7, SAMBA_2_2 & HEAD all can act as domain file/print 
servers for a native Win2k domain as long as NetBIOS and 
NTLMv1 is enabled on the DC.  

A mixed mode Win2k DC is only needed if NT4 BDC exists 
in the domain.

Cheers, jerry
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