Domain admin group

Tom Crummey tom at
Mon Nov 26 10:10:59 GMT 2001


I too would like an answer to the question posed by James Nord:

>When I went to add a domain user to the local administrators group on a 
>Win2k SP2 machine I was expecting to see the following entries in the 
>current members
>    * Administrator
>    * SM\Domain Admins
>However what I got was,
>    * Administrator
>    * SM\    (numbers are not correct here ;-) )
>Is this normal?  I tried to add the entry SM\Domain Admins but 2k gave 
>me an error that it could not proceed as a group or user does not exists..
>Samba 2.2.2, Win2K SP2 + security hotfixes

The only differenct for me is that I'm running Win2k SP1.

Anyone got an answer?


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