[Samba] admin privileges on a single domain machine

Daniel Wilson daniel.wilson at sunderland.ac.uk
Wed Jan 19 11:19:20 GMT 2005

You must add the user's account to the local administrators group. This
cant be done in LDAP as i believe.
Right click on "My Computer", then manage>users and group>groups>right
click on administrator>add>etc...

Mario Ohnewald wrote:

>Hello List!
>I have a ldap based samba pdc with a few windows xp prof clients and a few
>user accounts.
>All the users have Domain User permissions.
>Is it possible to give a Domain User admin privileges on a single box?
>Lets say i have Machine A, B, C and D. Then user Foo should have normal
>Domain User Priviles when he logs into A, B and C. BUT when he logs into
>Machine D, he should have admin privileges.
>Is that somehow possible?
>Thanks, Mario

Daniel Wilson
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