[Samba] Winbind machine accounts
Christian M Ambach
CAMBACH1 at de.ibm.com
Tue Aug 29 08:24:34 GMT 2006
I once wrote a patch to hide these accounts, but Jerry told me that is is
necessary that the accounts are displayed.
Looking at Jerry's answer, this hasn't changed.
I'm still curious about the reason why they are needed.
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> Chun Kit Hui wrote:
> > Dear all,
> > I want to ask if I can hide the machine accounts shown
> > in getent passwd ?
> > I know it is harmless but they are not user accounts
> > after all.
> Yes they are.
> cheers, jerry
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