[Samba] pdc need machine accounts?

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Thu Feb 5 20:45:13 GMT 2004

On Fri, 2004-02-06 at 03:01, Gerald (Jerry) Carter wrote:
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> Craig White wrote:
> |
> |> If samba3 is installed as PDC, do i net to create machine
> |> trust account for this PDC?
> |
> | wouldn't seem to be necessary - it is actually automatically
> | done if you join an existing domain and migrate with the net
> | rpc vampire command. It's easy enough to create the account
> | and takes up minimal bytes in the db.
> You only need a machine trust account for the PDC if
> run winbindd on the PDC to handle ntlmssp auth for 3rd
> party apps or to handle domain trusts.

Or to run pam_winbind on the PDC.

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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