Edan Idzerda edan at
Fri Dec 11 21:44:17 GMT 1998

On Sat, 12 Dec 1998, Andrej Borsenkow wrote:

> Not sure, that I follow ... these "accounts" are never used to login and
> access files or anything like - they are used to authenticate workstations
> .. so what is the point to have them in Unix /etc/passwd? They are
> completely internal to SAMBA - it is the same, as put every terminal name in
> /etc/passwd.

I've not been following this thread extremely closely, but I will say
right now that I do NOT want to add Unix accounts for NT machines.  Icky

So I concur with /andrej :)

- edan

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