[FIX] Clarifcation on Win2k domain client support

Gerald Carter gcarter at valinux.com
Thu Jan 25 18:48:27 GMT 2001

"Vetter, Gary H." wrote:
> We still can't access the Microsoft site (to read the 
> link) after their DNS problems; can Samba be a member server 
> in a native W2K domain using Active Directory?

No.  Not AD.  Samba requires NetBIOS and NTLMv1 as I stated
below.  The correction was that Win2k DC's provide and
legacy interface to the account database via the SAMR RPCs.
All Win2k DC can provide this interface, not just a mixed mode

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Gerald Carter [mailto:gcarter at valinux.com]
> Sent: Wednesday, January 24, 2001 11:49 AM
> To: samba-ntdom at samba.org
> ...Current release and HEAD CVS
> versions of Samba requires NetBIOS support and ntlmv1
> support on the DC's.  

Cheers, jerry
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