Question -- is there a way of using Samba's authentication against NT PDC for other purposes?

Bartlomiej Solarz-Niesluchowski B.Solarz-Niesluchowski at
Thu Aug 30 14:10:55 GMT 2001

At 12:11 2001-08-30 +0300, Deniz Akkus Kanca wrote:
>It would be great if we could use this authentication/password control
>system for other applications (for example, to authenticate email users). I
>am not aware of such an implementation -- for example a PAM module,
>authenticating a user against the NT PDC, so that this PAM module could be
>used in configuring IMAP. This way, users would have one password for both
>email and for login access.
>Can this be done?

Yes it can

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