w2k join/logon

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Wed Dec 14 01:34:54 GMT 2005

On Wed, 2005-12-14 at 10:04 +1100, tridge at samba.org wrote:
> Andrew,
>  > If win2000 operates in an AD domain without a servicePrincipalName, then
>  > we need to add logic to our cracknames code, so that when we lookup by
>  > SPN we find the account.
> I assumed the fix would be to automatically add a default
> servicePrincipalName attribute to machine accounts when they are
> created. Why do you think its better to work around it not being
> there?

Mostly I was thinking of the sync issues, if we are comparing with
windows LDAP.  We should check what windows allows/does, but I'm quite
happy to have this automatically created, as it's just simpler.....

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                                http://samba.org/~abartlet/
Authentication Developer, Samba Team           http://samba.org
Student Network Administrator, Hawker College  http://hawkerc.net
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