[Samba] Security Parameter Question

Martin Stacey martin at safcol.com.au
Thu Jun 26 01:22:20 GMT 2003

I posed this question to the user group a couple of days ago;

I have a Samba server (version 2.2.8) running as a PDC.
I have just setup another Samba server and don't want to setup a smbpasswd
file on this machine.
I simply want all authentication of usernames/passwords to be done on the
Do I use security = server or security = domain?

A couple of you respond (thank you) and suggested I used security = domain.

I now have another question;

If I have W98 machines on my network will this setting work with such

Martin Stacey
IT Support Manager
Safcol Australia Pty Ltd

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