[Samba] Samba Authentication against NT domain

Beast beast at setuid.com
Sat Jan 11 01:53:38 GMT 2003

At 06:51 AM 1/10/2003 -0600, Troy.A Johnson wrote:
>No, not in my experience. 
>Since Samba (in "domain" mode) will forward all authentication requests to

Correct, in fact we can have blank smbpasswd as long as account already in
however, problem with this "forward" model is we need to add this samba
server to allowed logon w/s in nt user account, still not similar to NT
domain member :(

>the PDC of the domain, it just has to join the domain (which causes the PDC
>to create a machine account for the Samba server automagically). 

machine account will be store in pdc (nt), not samba.

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