using winbind with Windows 2000 native mode

Roberto Sebastiano askrs at
Sat Oct 27 05:21:03 GMT 2001

On Sat, 2001-10-27 at 03:29, Tim Potter wrote:
> I've just tracked down a problem running winbind against a
> Windows 2000 server running in native mode.  Microsoft has added
> a security restriction which disallows anonymous access to user
> lists and groups.
> To fix this run the following from a command prompt and then
> reboot (yes the reboot is required - sheesh):
> net localgroup "Pre-Windows 2000 Compatible Access" everyone /add
> I couldn't figure out how to do this from the Active Directory
> Users and Groups MMC thingy.  It didn't like the group Everyone
> for some reason.
> Tim.

Ok, now it works.


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