[Samba] Win XP Pro / Linux PDC

Antony Gelberg antony at antgel.co.uk
Wed Jan 14 11:09:51 GMT 2004

On Tue, Jan 13, 2004 at 10:15:49AM -0700, Craig White wrote:
> 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.
> Craig

I'm runing 3.0.0 as a PDC.  I'd really appreciate a copy of your
smb.conf, to see what the relevant differences are.


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