[Samba] Samba authenication to Window Active Directory

Javid Abdul-AJAVID1 AJAVID1 at motorola.com
Wed Jul 10 08:07:51 GMT 2002

THough its pretty old, some of our clearcase custmers ( not all , a minority
) still needs this 2.0.7 as clearcae officially supports this version on
solaris8 :-))

does anybody know that 2.2.5 has issues with clearcase interoperability

-----Original Message-----
From: Gerald Carter [mailto:jerry at samba.org]
Sent: Wednesday, July 10, 2002 9:54 AM
To: Javid Abdul-AJAVID1
Cc: Andrew Bartlett; Cynthia Marie Calvin; samba at samba.org
Subject: RE: [Samba] Samba authenication to Window Active Directory

On Wed, 10 Jul 2002, Javid Abdul-AJAVID1 wrote:

> we are moving our member servers ( windows ) to win2000 from NT4.0
> right now samba is  memeber server in NT4.0 resource domain, but accounts
> domain is AD.
> so we have samba directing authentication to PDC in NT domain which again
> gets info from  AD accounts DC.
> Just wondering if i need to upgrade from 2.0.7 to 2.2.5 if PDC in NT
> resource domain is being upgraded to Win2K DC.
> so far 2.0.7 is pretty solid without any issues.

And also pretty old right now.  Try it and see.  My guess is that 
you will end up required 2.2.5 due to some Win2k SP issue or feature.
Although I can' give a specific example.  Sid History maybe?
Don't remember if this was supported in 2.0.7 or not.

cheers, jerry
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