new smb.conf option

Jean Francois Micouleau Jean-Francois.Micouleau at
Fri Oct 6 21:50:07 GMT 2000

On Fri, 6 Oct 2000, Gerald Carter wrote:

> Is this option for a PDC, a Samba member server, or should 
> it apply to both?

only PDC.

> If we are only talking a a member server, then the only
> domain accounts should be defined by the PDC.  In this 
> case, then the UNIX groups on the Samba member server 
> should be mapped to the NT domain groups.
> If we are talking about a PDC, then I don't see the use
> for local groups at all on a Samba box.  I'm having deja-vu
> here, guys....

you don't want to show all your unix groups as domain groups ? Do you ?

> SO which situation are we talking about?

I was talking about PDC only


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