[Samba] Samba authenication to Window Active Directory

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Tue Jul 9 16:39:02 GMT 2002

Cynthia Marie Calvin wrote:
> Has any version of Samba been tested for compatibility with the new
> Windows Active Directory?
> We will be upgrading our NT domain to 2000 and creating Active
> Directory.
> Currently our solaris samba 2.0.7 server is configured to authenicate
> users from our NT domain controllers.  Will we encounter problems with

Only if you move to native mode.  However, due to other bugs (in win2k
as much as in Samba) and upgrade to 2.2.5 wold be a good idea.

Native AD support is available in Samba HEAD.

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                                 abartlet at pcug.org.au
Manager, Authentication Subsystems, Samba Team  abartlet at samba.org
Student Network Administrator, Hawker College   abartlet at hawkerc.net
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