[Samba] sambaAcctFlags for PDC

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Wed Feb 25 22:39:07 GMT 2004

On Thu, 2004-02-26 at 03:25, Beast wrote:
> What should be the flag for PDC machine trust account?
> If I set to "S" then it will appear as "BDC" in NT server manager,
>  if "W" then as "Workstation or server", if no machine trust 
> then it will not appear on server manager list.

You are using NT4 server manager against a Samba domain?

The correct flag is 'S' for sever (DC) trust account - the machine
should be joined to itself.  Server manager is not picking up some other
sign that this is the PDC - it's not recorded in the SAM.

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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