Sync UNIX and NT passwords? - was Re: Did I miss something?

Peter Polkinghorne Peter.Polkinghorne at
Mon Jul 31 10:07:52 GMT 2000

James Sutherland <jas88 at> said:

> NISGINA does this for NT machines using a NIS database, IIRC. I can't
> remember the URL offhand, though :-( 

Yes thats correct - we use it.

Base URL:

and a bit on our experience:

Comes down to what you want to use as the basis of your authentication
framework and what hooks the clients have (eg PAM for Unix and GINA for NT),
what is easiest to change ...

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