[Samba] creating local Windows users with Samba username/passwords?

Geoff Scott geoffs at guestshire.com
Tue Jun 7 00:04:52 GMT 2005

Paul Griffith wrote:
> Greetings,
> I have a little project I am working on. I need to provide a IIS
> server hosting ASP.NET pages for a new course. Since users will be
> ftping their files to their web home on the IIS server I would like
> them to have the same Linux and Windows password.   
> So the question is it possible to export  users/password from Samba
> and have them created (imported) on Windows with the same password? 
> Thanks
> Paul

Why not create a samba domain and have the IIS server as a member server
authing against the samba server?  Very simple and easily followed from the
samba guide on the nearest mirror samba site under documentation.

Regards Geoff Scott

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