Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton lkcl at
Mon Dec 14 17:39:22 GMT 1998

On Sat, 12 Dec 1998, Andrew Tridgell wrote:

> > provided (thanks!) by andrej, here is an example SAMLOGON request which
> > contains a domain SID and a workstation trust account name. to answer
> > these correctly, we will need getsmbpwnam() calls in nmbd, methinks.
> no, I knew about that one.
> Note that the request has a SID in it, but the response doesn't. The
> only way we could need the SID is if we need to respond differently
> for different SID or username values. Can you think of a situation
> where that is needed?

yes, in an inter-domain environment.  we look up the SID against the known
inter-domain trust SIDs and return the known PDC for that SID.

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