[Samba] Win XP Pro / Linux PDC

Craig White craigwhite at azapple.com
Tue Jan 13 17:15:49 GMT 2004

On Tue, 2004-01-13 at 09:52, Art Powell wrote:
> In XP, you have to make some changes to the security policy. On the XP
> client, go to the "Control Panel" and then "Administrative Tools" and
> then open the "Local Security Settings" and the open the "Local Options"
> and then the "Security Options" folder. The following should be
> Domain Member: Digitally encrypt or sign secure channel data
> Domain Member: Digitally encrypt secure data channel
> Domain Member: Digitally sign secure data channel.
> Reboot your machine, and it should now be able to join the domain.
> This was a problem in SAMBA 2.x. Let me know if it works, I am
> interested to see if it is still a problem in SAMBA 3.x (my guess is
> yes, due to difference in the way XP authenticates.).
actually, the answer is no on my setup Samba 3.0.0 PDC, this is not
necessary (hooray) but on Samba 2.2.x PDC, it is necessary.


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